The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has authorised Statoil to start up operations and production at its Rutil deposit on Gullfaks South, North Sea.
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Statoil and its partners have finalised a 19-month exploration drilling programme offshore Newfoundland, in Canada.
Repsol has handed over the last of its 93 leases in the Chukchi Sea, offshore Alaska, leaving Shell as the only leaseholder in the area.
Statoil has agreed to acquire JX Nippon’s 45% equity share and ownership of the UK licence for the Utgard field, in the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS).
Lundin Petroleum has been granted approval by Norwegian regulators to acquire Statoil’s 15% interest in the offshore Edvard Grieg oil field
Statoil Petroleum has announced a minor oil discovery with a wildcat drilled in the Askja South East prospect, in the North Sea.
Technip Umbilicals has been awarded a contract by Statoil for the supply umbilicals to one of the oil major’s offshore fields in the Norwegian sector.
The Wood Group wins an evergreen master services agreement from Statoil to support the life cycles of its offshore and onshore facilities.
Another offshore drilling rig has been terminated by oil major Statoil, as the slump in both the drilling sector and the global oil price continues to bite.
Oil major Statoil, have launched their own in-house investigation into the fatal helicopter crash that resulted in the death of 13 workers returning from their offshore Gullfaks A platform.
Statoil has entered a binding letter agreement into two onshore exploration licenses in Turkey’s European north-west, in the Thrace region.
Statoil has increased its ownership of Lundin Petroleum in a deal that sees the oil major exchange stakes in its offshore developments.
All thirteen passengers onboard an offshore helicopter are presumed dead by Norwegian authorities following a catastrophic crash.
A total of eleven people are believed to have been killed in an offshore helicopter crash, near Bergen, Norway, whilst two remain missing.
Statoil have confirmed that a helicopter, carrying workers from its offshore Gullfaks B platform, has crashed with 13 onboard.