Wintershall Spuds Mjosa Well
Monday, April 15, 2013 Drilling starts on the Mjosa well, near the Linnorm discovery in the Norwegian Sea.
Wintershall Scores Skarfjell Appraisal Well Success
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 Wintershall reports that its appraisal well 35/9-8 on the Skarfjell discovery in the North Sea has found a 210-foot oil column.
Wintershall Sees Rising Earnings, Sales as Output Increases
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 Wintershall expects rising output and stable commodity prices to drive earnings and sales higher in 2013, following a 9% increase in net profit for 2012 due to rising production levels.
Ivar Aasen and Asha Discoveries to be Jointly Developed
Friday, March 08, 2013 Bridge Energy reports it has signed a deal that will see the offshore Norway fields Ivar Aasen and Asha developed jointly.
Bridge Confirms Two Norwegian Wells for 2013
Thursday, February 28, 2013 Bridge confirms that it is involved in two wells set to be drilled on the Norwegian continental shelf in 2013.
Total, Wintershall to Invest $2.1B in Argentina Natural-Gas Production
Friday, February 22, 2013 Total and Wintershall will each invest about one billion US dollars in Argentina over the next five years to boost natural-gas production.
Lundin Spuds Jorvik Exploration Well
Monday, February 11, 2013 In a series of announcements, Lundin reports it has spud an exploration well on its Jorvik prospect, while its appraisal well 16/3-5 on the Johan Sverdrup discovery is about to be tested.
Rodriguez Well Makes 'Significant' Gas Condensate Discovery
Thursday, January 31, 2013 Wintershall finds up to 126 million barrels of oil equivalent at Rodriguez well in the Norwegian North Sea.
Wintershall Makes Gas/Condensate Find in Norwegian Sea
Thursday, January 31, 2013 Wintershall Norge AS, operator of production license 475, completes drilling of wildcat well 6407/1-6 S.
Transocean Rig Arrives to Complete Timon Well
Friday, January 25, 2013 Valiant Petroleum reports that Transocean John Shaw rig has arrived to finish drilling the Timon prospect in the UK North Sea.
Wintershall Awarded Three New Licenses in North Sea
Friday, January 18, 2013 The Norwegian Petroleum and Energy Ministry has awarded Wintershall new licenses in the current licensing round APA 2012.
Wintershall Spuds Rodriguez Well
Monday, December 10, 2012 Rodriguez well spuds on the Halten Terrace in the Norwegian Sea.
Wintershall Gets Approval for Sidetrack Well on PL457
Thursday, December 06, 2012 Bridge Energy announces that approval has been given for the drilling of a sidetrack well on Norwegian production license 457.
Wintershall Discovers Oil in the Dutch North Sea
Tuesday, December 04, 2012 Wintershall announces an oil discovery in exploration licence F17a in the Dutch North Sea about 120 kilometers north of Den Helder.
Wintershall Spuds Asha/Noor Well in North Sea
Wednesday, October 24, 2012 Wintershall Norge spuds exploration well at the Asha/Noor prospect in the Norwegian North Sea.
Statoil Optimizes NCS Portfolio with Edvard Grieg Acquisition
Monday, October 22, 2012 Statoil is swapping licenses with Wintershall in order to optimize its portfolio on the Norwegian Continental Shelf.
Wintershall Executive Expects Full Libyan Production in 2Q 2013
Thursday, August 30, 2012 Wintershall said it expected its Libyan production to rise in 2013 to the prewar level of 100,000 barrels per day, and perhaps even higher.
Wintershall North Sea Well Comes Up Dry
Wednesday, August 01, 2012 The Borgland Dolhpin drilling facility will now proceed to production license 554 after wildcat well 33/6-4 comes up dry.
OMV Teams Up with Wintershall for Abu Dhabi Deal
Thursday, June 21, 2012 Austrian and German firms to appraise sour gas and condensate field in Shuwaihat.
Wintershall Strikes Success with Maria Appraisal
Tuesday, May 22, 2012 Wintershall announces the successful drilling of the Maria appraisal well in the Norwegian Sea.