Spirit gets life extension for North Sea field

Oil and gas company Spirit Energy has received approval from Norwegian authorities for a life extension of its Vale gas field located offshore Norway. New technology, new operating methodologies, and measures that allow more oil and gas to be recovered … 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

Equinor to use Transocean rig for Oseberg well ops

Norwegian oil major Equinor has received consent from the offshore safety body, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), for drilling and well operations on the Oseberg field using the Transocean Norge drilling rig. PSA said on Friday that the Transocean Norge … Read More

Regulator issues order following audit of Equinor’s Norne FPSO

Norway’s offshore safety watchdog, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), has issued an order to Equinor following an audit of the company’s integrated risk and barrier management on the Norne FPSO. The PSA audit was conducted from 8-18 September 2020 while … Read More

Equinor gets consent to extend Veslefrikk field life

Norwegian safety watchdog Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) has given Equinor a consent for the life extension for Veslefrikk. PSA said on Tuesday that the consent given to Equinor applies to the operation of Veslefrikk until 21 December 2022. It is … Read More