News // Off-shore drilling
At the end of December 2016, BP-operated AIOC and Socar were busy signing a letter of intent on the future development of Azerbaijan’s Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli project.
09 January 2017 , 17:37Neftegaz.RU6650
German energy company Wintershall said it was claiming a leadership position in Norway with the start of operations in the North Sea.
28 December 2016 , 18:31Neftegaz.RU6780
After reporting production gains, the Norwegian government confirmed a discovery of at least 25 million barrels in its waters of the North Sea.
23 December 2016 , 16:12Neftegaz.RU5140
An oil field on the Norwegian continental shelf reached its 1 billionth barrel and has at least 8 years left for production.
20 December 2016 , 18:00Neftegaz.RU6550
The Israeli partners in Leviathan, Delek Drilling, Avner and Ratio, said that they will start drilling the Leviathan-5 well in the first quarter of 2017.
20 December 2016 , 12:05Neftegaz.RU5880
A Norwegian energy regulator said Italian energy company Eni is the next in line to start drilling operations in the Barents Sea.
19 December 2016 , 16:36Neftegaz.RU5980
Lukoil has successfully completed drilling of the third well at offshore Vladimir Filanovsky field in the Caspian Sea.
24 November 2016 , 10:01Neftegaz.RU7300
OMV’s Norway boss David Latin said at an energy conference that the Wisting project might contain more than one billion barrels of oil.
18 November 2016 , 10:03Neftegaz.RU7340
The Leviathan partnership has signed its first export contract, the buyer being Jordanian national electricity company Nepco.
27 September 2016 , 10:46Neftegaz.RU7110
Petronas and SOCAR have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to explore, develop and produce hydrocarbons from an offshore block in the Caspian Sea.
19 September 2016 , 17:34Neftegaz.RU7240
Eni and Novatek signed a Concession Contract with the Government of Montenegro related to the exploration of 4 blocks in the country’s offshore.
15 September 2016 , 10:25Neftegaz.RU7850
Statoil proposed impact assessment programme for the largest field yet to be developed on the Norwegian continental shelf.
13 September 2016 , 16:16Neftegaz.RU6060
The Njord A platform arrived at Kværner Stord on 25 August. The platform will now be reinforced and renovated for production beyond 2030.
26 August 2016 , 14:10Neftegaz.RU4790
Statoil started production from the subsea Fram C East satellite offshore Norway, which will help boost the nearby Troll C’s production and activities.
25 August 2016 , 16:21Neftegaz.RU5540
The project is now over 77% complete in terms of engineering, procurement and construction, and remains on target for first gas from Shah Deniz Stage II in 2018.
23 August 2016 , 10:15Neftegaz.RU6890
Statoil submitted the Plan for Development and Operation of the Byrding oil and gas discovery in the North Sea to government authorities.
19 August 2016 , 15:10Neftegaz.RU7890
A BP subsidiary working in the Caspian Sea announced it reached a landmark for oil pulled from Azeri waters with its 3 billionth barrel.
18 August 2016 , 18:19Neftegaz.RU4950
Statoil and its partners have submitted the Plan for Development and Operation (PDO) and the Field Development Plan (FDP) for the Utgard gas and condensate discovery, in the North Sea.
10 August 2016 , 14:15Neftegaz.RU4690
Songa Enabler drilling rig has started drilling a new injection well for CO2 gas at the Snøhvit field in the Barents Sea.
09 August 2016 , 12:11Neftegaz.RU5450
LUKOIL commenced transportation of jackets for the offshore ice-resistant stationary platform #2 from the port of Astrakhan to the Filanovsky field in the Caspian Sea.
05 August 2016 , 14:04Neftegaz.RU6520