Tag: North Sea

Norway: Fram East contract

Hydro has awarded Aker Kvaerner the contract for reconstruction of the Troll C platform in order to produce oil from the satellite field Fram East.

Norway: Sleipner Riser contract

Statoil, as operator for Sleipner, has awarded Aker Kvaerner a contract for transport and installation of the Langeled riser at the Sleipner Riser platform.

UK Keppel new-build contracts

Keppel Offshore & Marine has secured two new-build contracts totaling USD 60 million through its wholly-owned subsidiaries, Keppel Verolme in the Netherlands and Keppel AmFELS in USA.

Third Dutch Sector award for Subsea 7

Subsea 7 has received the letter of intent from Wintershall for work associated with the F16 project in the Dutch Sector of the North Sea.

Contract for Skinfaks/Rimfaks

A contract worth just under NOK 500 million covering subsea systems for Statoil’s joint Skinfaks/Rimfaks project in the North Sea has been awarded to FMC Kongsberg Subsea.

UK: Smar to supply Ekofisk

Smar will supply more than 400 pressure and temperature transmitters to a platform in the North Sea operated by ConocoPhillips.

Biggest North Sea oil discovery in 25 years

The biggest oil discovery in the North Sea for 25 years was announced when the developers of the Buzzard field said it could contain 1.1 billion barrels of oil.

UK natural gas development gets go-ahead

The new UK Energy Minister Brian Wilson has given the go-ahead to the GBP 200 million development of five natural gas discoveries in the North Sea.