Tagged: The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate

New agreement with the NGU

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) and the Geological Society of Norway (NGU) have entered into a joint venture agreement. Both parties agree to develop the collaboration and joint ventures. “The NPD and NGU have...

Norwegian/Russian cooperation in the Barents Sea

Norway and Russia will this month begin a joint mapping of undiscovered natural resources in the Barents Sea and around the Norwegian Arctic archipelago of Svalbard, DN Energi reports. The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD), the...

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...

Norwegian exploration drilling record

In spite of a global oil price decline, the exploration drilling rate is higher than ever on the Norwegian continental shelf, writes the Barents Observer. In the first three months of 2009, 16 wells...

Demands publication of seismic surveys

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NDP) will not go public yet with the results of seismic shootings in an area outside the Lofoten Archipelago. Norwegian Oil Industry Association (OLF) demands that NPD change this decision...

NPD reports on Norwegian continental shelf resources

STAVANGER — The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has released its resource account, an overview of the estimated quantities of recoverable petroleum resources on the Norwegian continental shelf. Recoverable petroleum resources consist of both the original...