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Dry well near the Brage field in the North Sea

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) reports that Wintershall Dea Norge AS, operator of production licence 055, has concluded the drilling of wildcat well 31/4-A-13 C. The well was drilled about 7 kilometres south of the […]

During the installation of subsea equipment on Nova

Nova nears start-up

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) reports that the authorities have granted consent to start production from the Nova field in the North Sea. Nova will be developed with two seabed templates, one for oil production […]

The Hammerfest LNG facility

Production restarts at Hammerfest LNG

After extensive repairs and improvement work, Hammerfest LNG is back in production after the fire in September 2020. The first liquified natural gas (LNG) is now on tank at Melkøya. “With the start-up of Hammerfest […]