Minor gas/condensate discovery near the Tyrihans field

02.10.2015 Maersk Oil Norway AS is about to complete drilling of wildcat well 6406/6-4 S. The well was drilled about 20 kilometres southwest of the Tyrihans field in the Norwegian Sea.

Dry well in the North Sea

01.10.2015 Statoil Petroleum has concluded the drilling of wildcat well 25/11-28. The well is dry.

Delineation of the Alta discovery in the Barents Sea

30.09.2015 Lundin Norway has concluded drilling of appraisal wells 7220/11-3 and 7220/11-3 A on the oil and gas discovery 7220/11-1 (Alta).

More oil from Gullfaks

23.09.2015 One of the major cash cows on the Norwegian shelf, the Gullfaks field, which has been producing for nearly 30 years, is facing further investments to boost production and extend the field’s lifetim...

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  • Maps (01.06.2010) The NPD offers interactive maps with geographical data for the Norwegian continental shelf as well as map services for you to add in your own geographical information system (GIS).
  • Seismic (24.03.2015) Seismic data acquisition is used to map potential petroleum resources in the subsurface. The seismic acquisition activity is mainly conducted by the oil and subsea seismic companies. Other types of...
  • Regulations (07.07.2008) Here you can view the most central regulations that apply to resource management in the petroleum activities under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy and the Norwegian Petrole...
  • Reporting (20.08.2009) The companies on the Norwegian shelf follow certain reporting routines vis-à-vis the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate.
  • About us (07.07.2011) The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) is a governmental specialist directorate and administrative body was established in 1972 reports to the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy (MPE) is...
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