Power cable being installed at Johan Sverdrup makes field best in class for CO2 emissions

Power cable being installed at Johan Sverdrup makes field best in class for CO2 emissions

The laying of the cable supplying Johan Sverdrup with power from shore started last week. This helps make the North Sea giant one of the oil and gas fields with the lowest CO2 emissions worldwide. On Wednesday last week …
May 14, 2018 /  Vessels
Statoil award contract in excess of one billion NOK for IMR services

Statoil award contract in excess of one billion NOK for IMR services

Statoil is awarding Subsea 7 Norway AS a five-year contract for IMR services to be carried out by the Seven Viking vessel for subsea operations on the Norwegian continental shelf (NCS). Subsea 7 will provide inspection, …
May 11, 2018 /  Vessels
Subsea 7 awarded contract offshore Norway

Subsea 7 awarded contract offshore Norway

Subsea 7 S.A. yesterday announced the award of a substantial(1)contract by Statoil for the provision of subsea inspection, repair and maintenance (IRM) services on the Norwegian Continental Shelf. The contract …
May 10, 2018 /  Vessels
Mobilising the offshore organisation for the Johan Sverdrup field

Mobilising the offshore organisation for the Johan Sverdrup field

Today starts the mobilisation of up to 2,400 women and men who will work to hook-up, finalize and eventually start-up the Johan Sverdrup field in the North Sea. Later today approximately 150 people – plus crew …
May 3, 2018 /  Curious
Pipelaying operations for Norway’s largest oil pipeline are underway

Pipelaying operations for Norway’s largest oil pipeline are underway

The operations to install Norway’s largest pipeline to the Johan Sverdrup field started outside Mongstad, north of Bergen, late last week onboard the vessel Saipem Castorone. Soon the tip of the first pipe of what …
May 1, 2018 /  Curious
The first Johan Sverdrup topside installed

The first Johan Sverdrup topside installed

Yesterday the last module of the Johan Sverdrup riser platform was lifted into place. With this, the first of four topsides of the next North Sea giant has been installed. “It’s a special feeling to see …
Apr 26, 2018 /  Curious
Statoil awarding billion NOK contract for Njord Bravo FSO

Statoil awarding billion NOK contract for Njord Bravo FSO

Statoil is today awarding, on behalf of the Njord license, a contract to Aibel for upgrading of the Njord Bravo floating storage and offloading (FSO) vessel in the Norwegian Sea. The contract value is around NOK 1.3 …
Apr 20, 2018 /  Vessels
Installation at sea of ARKONA Transformer Station: a new challenger taken up by STX FRANCE

Installation at sea of ARKONA Transformer Station: a new challenger taken up by STX FRANCE

18 days after its sail away from Saint-Nazaire and 1,500 NM sailed, the installation of ARKONA’s jacket and transformer station designed by STX France for E.ON, Statoil and 50Hz, has been completed successfully on …
Apr 12, 2018 /  Curious
Eidesvik awarded contract from Statoil for PSV Viking Lady

Eidesvik awarded contract from Statoil for PSV Viking Lady

Eidesvik, a Norway-based owner of offshore support and construction ships, has secured a contract for one of its platform supply vessels. Eidesvik said on Monday that Norwegian oil major Statoil awarded a four-month …
Mar 29, 2018 /  Vessels
Wärtsilä VOC recovery system can save tons of fuel each year for two new shuttle tankers

Wärtsilä VOC recovery system can save tons of fuel each year for two new shuttle tankers

The technology group Wärtsilä will supply its Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC) recovery technology, LNG fuel gas handling systems and the auxiliary engines for two new shuttle tankers being built for Singapore …
Mar 26, 2018 /  Curious