Posts Tagged ‘johan-sverdrup’

Statoil spuds Johan Sverdrup appraisal

by on November 21, 2012 12:17 pm GMT
The Ocean Vanguard semi-submersible is drilling well 16/2-15 on production licence 265 to a planned total depth of around 2000 metres over the next 50 days, junior partner Lundin Petroleum said.The Ocean Vanguard has just completed drilling 16/2-14 T2 where it hit “very good results” with a 30-metre oil column.Statoil is the

Statoil drills successful appraisal well in Johan Sverdrup oil field

by on November 7, 2012 4:41 am GMT
Statoil drills successful appraisal well in Johan Sverdrup oil fieldBY KJETIL MALKENES HOVLANDStatoil said it had drilled another successful appraisal well in the vast Johan Sverdrup oil field in the North Sea. The primary target of appraisal well 16/2-14 in the northwestern section of the discovery was to examine the thickness

Wintershall nod for Rodriguez probe

by on November 2, 2012 3:41 pm GMT
The German explorer has lined up the semi-submersible Transocean Arctic to drill the 6407/1-6 probe in the Haltenbank area in its operated production licence 475.The drilling work in 291 metres of water is due to start this month at the earliest with an estimated duration of 130 days.Meanwhile, Sweden’s Lundin Petroleum

Haugane to step down at Det norske

by on October 31, 2012 3:37 pm GMT
The move is in line with a contract signed by Haugane in 2005 in which he agreed to quit on reaching the age of 60, which falls in February, though he will remain in the post until a replacement is appointed.According to the agreement, the Det norske boss will receive 70%