StatoilHydro Taps Navion Europa Vessel for Use at Volve Field

(Click to Enlarge)

StatoilHydro has been granted consent to use Volve with the vessel Navion Europa for storage of stabilized oil. The consent applies to changes in the operational conditions for the Volve field during the period from September 1 to October 15, 2009.

Volve is an oil field located in the southern part of the North Sea, approximately eight kilometers north of Sleipner Ost. The water depth in the area is approximately 80 meters.

The field has been developed with the jackup Maersk Inspirer, and StatoilHydro has been granted consent to use Volve with the vessel Navion Saga for storing oil.

The main classification of Navion Saga is due on October 1, 2009. Consequently, the vessel must leave the field for a period of approximately one month to go into dry dock.

StatoilHydro wants to maintain production during this docking period, and therefore wants to use the replacement vessel Navion Europa.

For More Information on the Offshore Rig Fleet:
RigLogix can provide the information that you need about the offshore rig fleet, whether you need utilization and industry trends or detailed reports on future rig contracts. Subscribing to RigLogix will allow you to access dozens of prebuilt reports and build your own custom reports using hundreds of available data columns. For more information about a RigLogix subscription, visit

Our Privacy Pledge

Most Popular Articles

From the Career Center
Jobs that may interest you
Artificial Lift - Cable Technician
Expertise: Heavy Machinery Operator
Location: Midland
Technical Consultant - Enclosures
Expertise: Electrical Engineering|Mechanical Engineering
Location: Houston, TX
Construction Operator with CDL
Expertise: Heavy Machinery Operator|Laborer
Location: Sand Springs, OK
search for more jobs

Brent Crude Oil : $51.78/BBL 0.77%
Light Crude Oil : $50.85/BBL 0.83%
Natural Gas : $2.99/MMBtu 4.77%
Updated in last 24 hours