Drilling starts on NOK798 million North Sea Fram field, as operators Statoil continue aim for first production, of the Fram C East, by August this year.
COSL Drilling in legal action threat against Statoil, as a row heats up after the Norwegian oil major scraps two drilling rigs from its North Sea operations.
Drifting Songa rig forced to cut drillstring during North Sea storms that battered the offshore oil and gas industry over the Christmas period.
Offshore subsea contractor, Ocean Installer, has secured further contracts with Statoil, that will see it replace subsea risers on the Troll C platform.
Giant offshore gas platform, the Troll A, has started up two new compresses, hugely increasing both the natural gas it can supply and the platforms operating life.