Regional News: North Sea
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Statoil to Lay up COSL Pioneer Rig for Short Time
Thursday, September 18, 2014 Statoil plans to lay up the COSL Pioneer rig during 4Q 2014, but says taking the rig out of operation for a short time will have no impact on its drilling plans.
Oil & Gas UK Announces Finalists for 2014 Industry Awards
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 Oil & Gas UK announces finalists in seven categories for its annual awards ceremony.
Ithaca Completes 4th Development Well on Stella Field
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 Ithaca Energy drills the fourth development well on its Stella field in the North Sea, achieving a flow rate of 12,005 barrels per day.
Harkand Appoints New Head of Engineering Services
Monday, September 15, 2014 Oilfield engineer Harkand names Alan White as its new head of engineering services for Europe.
Statoil Sells Norway Assets to Wintershall
Friday, September 12, 2014 Statoil farms down its Aasta Hansteen, Asterix and Polarled fields, while exiting its Vega and Gjoa fields in order to increase "flexibility".
BP, Shell Urge Scotland to Vote against Independence
Thursday, September 11, 2014 With a week to go before Scotland's independence referendum, BP and Shell come out in support of Sir Ian Wood's view that the Scottish people are being misled by the Yes campaign.
Expro Wins Contract for BP's North Sea Quad Project
Tuesday, September 09, 2014 Expro wins a seven-year, multi-million dollar contract to supply BP's Quad 204 project in the UK North Sea.
Operator: Production Resumes At UK North Sea Buzzard Oilfield
Tuesday, September 09, 2014 Production resumes at Britain's North Sea Buzzard oilfield, the field's operator says in a statement.
Det Norske Drills Two Dry Wells
Tuesday, September 09, 2014 Two Det norske wildcat wells fail to find hydrocarbons.
Tullow Sells Dutch Gas Assets to Mercuria Energy
Friday, September 05, 2014 Tullow Oil agrees to sell its gas assets in Netherlands blocks L12, L15, Q4 and Q5 for $81.1 million to Mercuria Energy Group.
Man Dies After Incident On BP North Sea Oil Platform
Thursday, September 04, 2014 A man dies after an incident on a North Sea oil platform owned by BP.
Norway's 2015 Oil, Gas Investment To Fall More Than Expected
Wednesday, September 03, 2014 Norway's oil and gas investments are expected to fall more than expected in 2015, according to a new survey.
Nexen Eyes Restart of North Sea Buzzard Oilfield on Tuesday
Tuesday, September 02, 2014 Nexen is looking to restart the North Sea's Buzzard oilfield later on Tuesday, according to trading sources.
Sources: UK North Sea Buzzard Oilfield Shuts Again
Monday, September 01, 2014 The UK's Buzzard oilfield stops production again after returning from maintenance last week.
Enegi Mulls Newfoundland Divestment, Increased Stake in ABT
Friday, August 29, 2014 Enegi Oil is considering divesting itself of its assets in western Newfoundland, while upping its stake in ABT Oil & Gas, but the FDP for the Fyne field will not be submitted on time.
Laggan-Tormore Gas Field Stakeholder Expects Delay To Start Date
Thursday, August 28, 2014 The UK's Laggan-Tormore gas condensate fields in the North Sea will start production next year.
UK Buzzard Oilfield to Resume Oil Exports Thursday
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 The North Sea's Buzzard oilfield is due to resume exports Thursday after a shutdown earlier this week.
Nexen Says North Sea Buzzard Oilfield Shut Again After Restart
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 Output from Britain's Buzzard oilfield has been stopped again after restarting over the long weekend, its operator Nexen says.
New Firm, Origo Exploration, Launches at ONS
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 Origo Exploration, a new oil and gas company focused on the Norwegian and UK continental shelves, launches at the ONS show after having raised $525 million from investors.
UK Oil Output Threatened By Platforms Running Out Of Juice
Friday, August 22, 2014 The UK's oil industry is facing the threat of a cascade of North Sea rig closures.
North Sea Reserves Debate Heats Up Ahead of Scottish Vote
Thursday, August 21, 2014 Sir Ian Wood disputes Scottish government's North Sea reserves estimates while business group N-56 questions UK Office of Budget Responsibility's oil and gas revenue figures.
Premier Oil Awaits End Of Summer Work Before Production Upgrade
Thursday, August 21, 2014 Premier Oil may upgrade its 2014 production forecast after better-than-expected output during the first half.
Polarcus Completes UK Seismic Program for TGS
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 Polarcus says its 3D seismic vessel Polarcus Naila has completed a two-month program for Norway's TGS-NOPEC off the UK's Shetland Islands.