Wednesday, March 14, 2012
Engineering News

Technip and Aker Awarded Entry to Statoil’s Design Competition for World’s Largest Spar Platform

Technip and Aker Solutions have recently announced they both have been awarded front-end engineering design (FEED) contracts by Statoil ASA for the development of the Aasta Hansteen (formerly named Luva) Spar...

March 14, 2012
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Sunday, March 4, 2012
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EMAS Wins $55 Million Subsea Installation Contract at Statoil’s Fram Field

SINGAPORE (Dow Jones)–Ezra Holdings Ltd. (5DN.SG) said Monday its subsea construction division, EMAS AMC, has won a contract from Statoil (STL.OS) worth about US$55 million. The company, an offshore and...

March 4, 2012
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Friday, March 2, 2012
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Statoil Introduces New “Cat J” Jackup Rig for Norwegian Continental Shelf [VIDEO]

OSLO (Dow Jones)– Norwegian oil and gas giant Statoil ASA (STO) Friday said it is introducing a new drilling rig concept for mature fields on the Norwegian continental shelf, in...

March 2, 2012
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Tuesday, February 28, 2012
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Aker Solutions wins NOK 1 Billion Contract to Upgrade Snorre A Drilling Facilities

Aker Solutions has been awarded a contract by Statoil to deliver replacement and upgrading of the drilling equipment and systems on the Snorre A platform in the North Sea. Estimated...

February 28, 2012
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Saturday, February 25, 2012
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Songa Wins $2.66 Billion Offshore Drilling Contract with Statoil

OSLO -(Dow Jones)- Norwegian offshore drilling operator Songa Offshore SE (SONG.OS) Friday said it has been awarded a rig contract from Statoil ASA (STO) worth $2.66 billion for two newbuild...

February 25, 2012
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Thursday, February 16, 2012
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Aker Solutions to Deliver 6 More Trees to Statoil’s Giant Troll

Aker Solutions has been awarded a contract by Statoil to deliver six subsea trees and a tool package for Troll on the Norwegian continental shelf. Estimated contract value is NOK...

February 16, 2012
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Monday, January 30, 2012

Norway has SERIOUS gas…Like 60 Billion Cubic Meters Of It.

Statoil, together with joint venture partners ExxonMobil and ConocoPhilips, have selected a Spar platform to develop the Luva Fieid, a deep-water gas field 300 kilometers offshore Norway that promises to hold...

January 30, 2012
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Monday, January 23, 2012
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2000 Miles from Nowhere… Statoil and Cairn Plan to Drill off Northwestern Greenland

Statoil has acquired a 30.625% working interest in the Pitu licence in Baffin Bay. The license was awarded to Cairn Energy during the first Baffin Bay licensing round in December...

January 23, 2012
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Monday, January 16, 2012
Maritime News

Statoil to Ship More North Sea Forties Crude Oil to Asia

SINGAPORE (Dow Jones)–Norwegian oil major Statoil ASA (STL.OS) has chartered a vessel to ship North Sea Forties crude oil to Asia, in what could be at least the fourth arbitrage...

January 16, 2012
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Friday, January 13, 2012

Technip Awarded Two Subsea Contracts for Statoil’s Vilje South and Visund North

Technip was awarded two contracts by the international energy company Statoil, worth a total of around €55 million, for the Vilje South field and Visund North developments located in the...

January 13, 2012
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Monday, January 9, 2012
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Statoil Looks to Expand Offshore Operations in the Norwegian Arctic

OSLO — While recent Norwegian oil discoveries by Statoil ASA (STO) are exciting, the Norwegian oil sector needs access to new acreage to avoid a substantial production fall after 2020,...

January 9, 2012
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Saturday, January 7, 2012

US Lets ExxonMobil Keep Julia, and her Billion Barrels of Oil

Federal officials have settled a dispute with Exxon Mobil Corp. (XOM) and Statoil ASA (STO, STL.OS) over one of the largest offshore oil discoveries ever made in the Gulf of Mexico that...

January 7, 2012
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Thursday, December 29, 2011
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Aker Solutions Awarded Subsea Production System Job on Norwegian Continental Shelf

29 December 2011 – Aker Solutions has been awarded a job by Statoil for the engineering, procurement and construction of a subsea production system for the Svalin project on the...

December 29, 2011
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Friday, September 9, 2011

Seadrill’s West Hercules is put to work by Norwegian energy giant Statoil

HAMILTON – Seadrill (NYSE: SDRL) announced today that they had secured a four-year contract for their ultra-deepwater semi-submersible drilling rig West Hercules. This rig will be conducting operations for Norwegian energy giant Statoil...

September 9, 2011
Total Views: 53

Tuesday, July 5, 2011
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Songa Wins $2.5 Billion Rig Pact

Norwegian oil-rig operator Songa Offshore SE said Tuesday it has been awarded a $2.5 billion contract to charter two new semisubmersible drilling rigs to Statoil for an initial eight years...

July 5, 2011
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Monday, April 11, 2011

Statoil latest to recieve U.S. approval for GoM drilling operations

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement (BOEMRE) has approved Statoil to resume drilling in the Gulf of Mexico. The approved permit is a revised permit to drill...

April 11, 2011
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Monday, March 28, 2011

Statoil gets drilling permit approved, Transocean drillship returning to the Gulf

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management reported on Friday that they had approved a deepwater drilling permit for Norwegian oil company Statoil.  This is the 6th deepwater drilling permit issued...

March 28, 2011
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Friday, February 11, 2011
Engineering News

Ulstein lands contract with Eidesvik Offshore

ULSTEIN has signed a contract for delivering an offshore IMR/ construction vessel of the ULSTEIN SX148 design to Eidesvik Offshore. Working closely with Eidesvik Offshore and their partner Subsea 7,...

February 11, 2011
Total Views: 5

Sunday, January 30, 2011

Statoil and Transocean pull out of Egypt

The latest word from gCaptain sources is that all the expats from Statoil and Transocean’s offices in Egypt have left, or are in the process of leaving the country as...

January 30, 2011
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