Tagged: Norwegian Shelf

Riis-Johansen has faith in new oil area in Norway

Despite the fact that oil production is down on the Norwegian shelf it is still very attractive to investors, according to oil and energy minister. According to NPD, 40 percent of the Norwegian oil...

Det norske: Best quarter ever

Det norske oljeselskap ASA has announced that “Q2 result is the best ever” and says there’s a “considerable possibility of new discoveries” offshore Norway in 2009. The company posted a NOK 479 million net loss...

Det norske to use Aker Barents in October

OSLO, NORWAY: Norway’s Petroleum Safety Authority has granted Det norske oljeselskap ASA (Det norske) consent to conduct exploration drilling in the northern part of the North Sea using the Aker Drilling semisubmersible Aker Barents....

Norway Petroleum Directorate: 2Q Production Remained Stable

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate’s report for the first quarter of 2009 provides an overview of oil and gas production, new discoveries, new development plans and drilling activity. Production on the Norwegian Continental Shelf remained...

ASCO wins major contracts worth for BP’s Skarv field

    On June 9, ASCO Norge, part of the international logistics specialist ASCO Group, was awarded two contracts for the provision of supply base services for BP’s Skarv development in the Northern North...

Norwegians hunting oil spills in the dark

Oil spills that have to be found and recovered in the dark was one of the things the oil industry practiced in the annual oil on water exercise. The oil companies’ clean-up toolbox includes...