Monday, January 30, 2012
Norway has SERIOUS gas…Like 60 Billion Cubic Meters Of It.

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

January 30, 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

January 13, 2012
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Thursday, January 12, 2012

Aker Solutions awarded NOK 870 million contract with Talisman Energy Norge

12 January 2012 – Aker Solutions has been awarded a frame agreement for engineering, procurement, installation and commissioning (EPCI) for Talisman

January 12, 2012
Total Views: 6

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

January 9, 2012
Total Views: 9

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

December 29, 2011
Total Views: 4

Thursday, December 1, 2011
Norway Regulator: “Very Serious Shortcomings” In BP Safety

Norway Regulator: “Very Serious Shortcomings” In BP Safety

By Katarina Gustafsson and Alexis Flynn BP PLC’s (BP) efforts to monitor and respond to sudden pollution releases such as oil spills in the Norwegian Sea

December 1, 2011
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Tuesday, August 16, 2011
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Transocean CEO: Wanted To Boost Norway Presence First And Foremost

HOUSTON (Dow Jones)- Transocean Ltd. (RIG) Chief Executive Steven Newman said that the company’s primary motivation to bid for Norwegian rig owner Aker

August 16, 2011
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Monday, August 15, 2011

Transocean to Buy Norwegian Firm Aker Drilling

By Katarina Gustafsson Aiming to supplement its fleet in the arctic, American drilling giant Transocean Ltd. said it plans to acquire Norwegian drilling-rig

August 15, 2011
Total Views: 79

Monday, May 23, 2011
“What’s Next?”: Nor-Shipping conference looks for answers

“What’s Next?”: Nor-Shipping conference looks for answers

The news item is from the 2011 event visit gCaptain’s NorShipping 2013 page for information on the next event. Nor-shipping 2011, one of the premier

May 23, 2011
Total Views: 9

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Technip awarded an EPIC subsea contract for the Gygrid project in Norway

Technip was awarded by Statoil a contract, worth approximately €90 million, for the Gygrid field development located in the Norwegian Sea at a water

February 23, 2011
Total Views: 4

Tuesday, January 18, 2011
Norway announces offers for ownership interests in APA 2010

Norway announces offers for ownership interests in APA 2010

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has announced that offers were sent to 39 companies for 50 new production licences on the Norwegian continental

January 18, 2011
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Tuesday, March 4, 2008

M/V Bergensfjord – Incident Photo Of The Week

by Øystein Ellingsen Shipspotter VOX tells us: The Norwegian car ferry Bergensfjord was enroute Bergen – Hanstholm early last week when she enouctered

March 4, 2008
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Monday, December 17, 2007

The Ocean’s Tyrannosaurus Rex

The Star Tribune points us to a new prehistoric discovery; Remains of a bus-sized prehistoric “monster” reptile found on a remote Arctic island may

December 17, 2007
Total Views: 9


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