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Gassco and ABB Award Contracts for Simulator
Friday, October 09, 2020BPT will deliver a simulator for a gas receiving terminal in the port of Zeebrugge, Belgium.

Wood Snags $42MM Onshore Norway Contract
Friday, September 18, 2020Wood executed the front-end engineering design phase last year. PHOTO SOURCE: Øyvind Sætre/Gassco

Norway's Gassco To Improve Transparency Of Gas Flows, Outage Reporting
Tuesday, April 03, 2018Gassco will provide real-time information about gas exiting offshore pipelines at receiving terminals.

Gassco: Norway's 2017 Gas Output At Least The Same As 2016
Wednesday, June 07, 2017Norway will deliver at least the same amount of gas by pipeline in 2017 as it did last year, when output was 108 billion cubic meters, the chief executive of Gassco says.

IKM Ocean Design Wins Johan Sverdrup Contract
Monday, September 14, 2015IKM Ocean Design wins EPC contract for work on Johan Sverdrup's gas export solution.

Norway's Offshore Knarr Field to Deliver Gas to Britain
Monday, March 02, 2015A small field offshore Norway, Knarr, will start delivering gas to Britain via a new pipeline link this spring.

Norway's Gas Production Hit by Massive Outages
Wednesday, January 14, 2015Gas output from Norway, Western Europe's main natural gas supplier, will be hit by a massive outage at the country's biggest gas field Troll, the country's gas system operator Gassco says.

Norway's Gas Output Cut by 9.3 Mcm/day due to Gjoea Field Outage
Monday, November 10, 2014Norway's gas output was reduced by 9.3 million cubic metres per day due to compressor problems at the offshore Gjoea gas field and it was unknown how long the outage would last, the country's gas system operator Gassco said.

Norway Completes Troll Gas Field Maintenance Earlier than Planned
Monday, August 04, 2014Norway's Gassco completes a key round of maintenance on what is believed to be Statoil's Troll gas field.

Norway's Gassco Delays Major Gas Maintenance by 1 Day
Wednesday, July 30, 2014Norwegian gas system operator Gassco will start a round of maintenance work one day later than planned.

Technip Wins Subsea Services Deal with Statoil, Exxon and Gassco
Tuesday, July 08, 2014Oilfield services firm Technip wins a new multi-region subsea services deal with Statoil, ExxonMobil and Gassco.

Norway's Kollsnes Gas Plant Output Drops Due to Supply Problems
Sunday, June 29, 2014Norway's key gas processing plant, Kollsnes, more than halves its output Sunday due to problems with gas supplies.

Norway Pushes Back Major Gas Field Maintenance in June
Tuesday, April 29, 2014Norway's Gassco reschedules a major round of field maintenance for June.

Norway Gas Outage on Thursday to Last Longer With Smaller Impact
Thursday, April 10, 2014A Norwegian gas outage is expected to take longer than first thought, but will have a smaller impact on gas exports, gas system operator Gassco says.

Norway's Ormen Lange Outage Extended
Tuesday, March 25, 2014An outage at the Nyhamna gas plant on Norway's west coast extends into Tuesday.

Gassco: Norway's Troll Field Has Compressor Shut
Tuesday, March 04, 2014A gas compressor on Norway's Troll field shuts down.

Gassco: Test On Troll A, Repaired Compressor in N.Sea to Run Later in Feb
Wednesday, February 05, 2014Statoil plans to run tests on a repaired compressor on the Troll field later in February.

Subsea 7 Wins German North Sea SURF Contract
Monday, February 07, 2011Subsea 7 S.A. announced today the award of a SURF contract valued at approximately $75 million from ConocoPhillips Skandinavia AS, acting as Technical Service Provider on behalf of the operator Gassco, in the German Sector of the North Sea.

PSA Gives Thumbs Up to Perform Manned Underwater Ops
Tuesday, December 28, 2010PSA has granted consent to perform manned underwater operations in 2011 for underwater services between ExxonMobil, Gassco and Statoil.

Gassco Starts Up Gjoa Gas Pipe
Monday, October 11, 2010First gas began to flow on October 10, through the Gjoa Gas Pipe (GGP) tying this Norwegian North Sea field and its Vega satellite to Britain's Far North Liquids and Associated Gas System (Flags).

Ormen Lange, Kaarstoe Plant Back in Business
Tuesday, January 12, 2010Royal Dutch Shell and Gassco have restarted production operations at Norway's Ormen Lange gas field and Kaarstoe processing plant for the Sleipner Area, respectively.

PSA Grants Consent to Statoil, Gassco for MUO in 2010
Tuesday, January 12, 2010Statoil and Gassco have been granted consent to carry out manned underwater operations (MUO) in 2010.

Freezing Temps Cause Snag at Sleipner Plant
Monday, January 11, 2010Citing a Statoil spokesman, Dow Jones reported Monday that production from Statoil's Sleipner Area was curtailed over the weekend due to a snag at the Kaarstoe gas processing plant.

Gassco Gets Go-Ahead for Major Modifications on Kollsnes
Wednesday, November 25, 2009Gassco will carry out major modifications at Kollsnes, including tie-in of new P12 gas pipes from the Troll A facility to the Kollsnes process facility.

DNV, Gassco Team Up to Revolutionize Gas Pipeline Checks
Friday, May 29, 2009Det Norske Veritas has joined with Gassco to develop a new acoustic inspection method which allows the internal and external status of gas pipelines to be accurately characterized.

Skanled Project Suspended on Lack of Gas Demand
Wednesday, April 29, 2009The Skanled Project Group has today decided to suspend the Skanled project due to "a lack of gas volumes," according to Gassco's Chief Executive.

Gassco Gets Thumbs Up to Operate Kvitebjorn Gas Pipeline
Wednesday, March 04, 2009Gassco has received consent from Norway's Petroleum Safety Authority to operate the Kvitebjorn gas pipeline.

PSA Grants Consent to 3 Operators for Manned Underwater Ops in 2009
Monday, February 09, 2009StatoilHydro, ExxonMobil Norway and Gassco have received consent to conduct manned underwater operations during the period of February 1-December 31, 2009.

Gassco to Use B-11 Facility, Norpipe Until 2028
Monday, January 19, 2009Gassco AS has been granted consent to use the B-11 compressor facility and the gas pipeline from Ekofisk to Emden (Norpipe) until the end of 2028.

Skanled Tosses 2 Contracts to IKM Gruppen for Subsea, Pipeline Work
Thursday, August 07, 2008Gassco has awarded two contracts to IKM Gruppen AS on behalf of the companies in the Skanled consortium. These assignments cover design and development for the planned pipeline system and services related to the project.

StatoilHydro Hands Over Ormen Lange Operatorship to Shell
Wednesday, November 28, 2007As Ormen Lange comes on stream, StatoilHydro passes operatorship to Norske Shell.

Gassco Turns on Tampen
Monday, October 15, 2007Gassco's 23-kilometer pipeline becomes operational in the North Sea.

Tampen Link Gas Pipe Ready for Operation
Thursday, October 11, 2007Norway's gas network operator Gassco said Thursday the new Tampen Link pipeline shipping Norwegian gas to the U.K. is ready for operation and should start flowing gas later on today.

KBR's MWKL Awarded Engineering Contract by Statoil
Tuesday, July 24, 2007KBR's subsidiary, M.W. Kellogg has been awarded an engineering contract by Statoil on behalf of Gassco and Gassled.

Gassco: H-7 Bypass Successfully Completed
Tuesday, June 26, 2007The H-7 bypass job on the Norpipe gas line in the North Sea was completed during the weekend, with normal transport resuming today – two days ahead of schedule.

Statoil Extends Karsto Maintenance Contracts
Friday, September 29, 2006Options worth NOK 880 million to extend two frame contracts for maintenance and modification (M&M) work have been exercised by Statoil on behalf of the Gassled owners and operator Gassco.

Gassco Gets Okay to Use Southern Part of Langeled
Thursday, August 10, 2006Gassco AS has applied for consent to use Langeled from Nyhamna in Norway to Easington in the United Kingdom.

UK Reliance on Langeled Pipeline Gives False Hope
Friday, August 04, 2006The U.K. is relying on a new 20-billion-cubic-meter-a-year gas pipeline from Norway to help avert another supply squeeze this winter, but industry officials say that supply can't be guaranteed.

Aker Kvaerner Lauches 'Just Catch' CO2 Development Project
Tuesday, December 13, 2005Together with ten partners and Gassnova, Aker Kvaerner invests NOK 32 million in Just Catch(TM). The project aims to develop a technology enabling a more cost efficient way of capturing CO2.