Aker BP wraps up well plugging at Valhall six years earlier than expected

Norwegian oil and gas company Aker BP has completed the well plugging operation at Valhall field six years earlier and more than NOK 5 billion ($603 million) cheaper than originally planned. Valhall Flank West (Courtesy of Aker BP) The Maersk … Read More

Aker BP obtains safety consents for vessel operations in Norway

Norwegian oil and gas company Aker BP has received two consents related to vessels operations from the country’s offshore safety regulator, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA). The first consent is for the use of two mobile drilling vessels, the Island … Read More

Green light for manned subsea ops off Norway

Norwegian offshore safety watchdog PSA has granted consent for manned underwater operations in 2021 to Vår Energi, Equinor, Gassco and Aker BP. Equinor has signed framework agreements with TechnipFMC and Subsea 7 for the performance of manned underwater operations in … Read More

Aker BP boasts record-high output and pledges to stay ‘pure-play oil and gas company’

Norwegian oil and gas company Aker BP has pledged to remain a pure-play oil and gas company and contribute to the energy transition through minimizing emissions and by sharing data to other industries as it works to increase its output … Read More

Aker BP gets approval for Hod field development plan

The Norwegian authorities have approved Aker BP’s development and operation plan for the Hod field in the Norwegian part of the North Sea. Aker BP submitted the PDO for the Hod project to the country’s Ministry of Petroleum and Energy … Read More