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VNG Norge Spuds Blink Prospect Well in Norwegian Sea
Wednesday, September 23, 2015Faroe Petroleum reports that its partner VNG Norge has spud a new well targeting the Blink prospect in the Norwegian Sea.

VNG Norge Discovers up to 25M Barrels in Norwegian Sea
Friday, July 11, 2014VNG Norge makes a new hydrocarbon discovery of up to 25 million barrels of oil equivalent near its Pil discovery well in the Norwegian Sea.

VNG's Pil Well Flows at 6,710 Bopd
Thursday, April 10, 2014VNG Norge flows the Pil well in the Norwegian Sea on the P586 license at 6,710 barrels of oil per day.

VNG Norge Hits Oil, Gas with Pil Well
Thursday, March 06, 2014VNG Norge finds 443 feet of oil and 299 feet of gas with its Pil well in the Norwegian Sea.

VNG Norge Spuds Pil Well in the Norwegian Sea
Tuesday, January 21, 2014VNG Norge begins drilling the Pil exploration well in the Norwegian Sea.

Faroe Looks Forward to Late 2013 Exploration Campaign
Tuesday, August 20, 2013Faroe Petroleum highlights its Sep 2013-Jan 2014 exploration drilling program.

Faroe Snaps Up Stakes in Norwegian, UK Assets
Thursday, February 28, 2013Faroe Petroleum says it has taken a 25-percent stake in the Pil prospect, offshore Norway, and acquired a 50-percent interest in the Lowlander discovery in the UK North Sea.

Njord Partners to Develop Northwest Flank
Tuesday, April 13, 2010The partners in the Njord license in the Norwegian Sea have resolved to develop the northwest flank of Njord.

NPD Issues Drilling Permit for Lundin Wildcat
Monday, August 24, 2009The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has issued a drilling permit to Lundin Norway AS for wellbore 25/5-6, ref. Section 8 of the Resource Management Regulations.

NPD Grants Drilling Permit to Noreco for PL 412 Wildcat Well
Monday, July 13, 2009The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Noreco a drilling permit for wellbore 25/9-3, which will be drilled by the West Alpha semisub.

NPD Grants Drilling Permit to VNG for Wellbore 35/3-7 S
Wednesday, July 01, 2009NPD has granted VNG Norge a drilling permit for wellbore 35/3-7 S, which will be drilled by the Bredford Dolphin

Det Norske Drills a Duster at PL 383 Wildcat in North Sea
Friday, June 26, 2009Det norske has concluded the drilling of wildcat well 6507/3-6 in its production license 383. The well was dry and will now be permanently plugged and abandoned.

Gygrid Oil Discovery Could Extend Njord's Commercial Life
Thursday, June 11, 2009StatoilHydro discovered oil in the Gygrid prospect about 20 kilometers northeast of Njord in the southern part of the Norwegian Sea.

Det Norske Gets Go-Ahead from NPD to Drill Wildcat Well in PL 380
Thursday, June 11, 2009The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Det norske a drilling permit for wellbore 6407/2-4, which will be drilled by the Songa Delta semisub.

Det Norske Receives Permission to Drill New North Sea Wildcat in PL 383
Tuesday, May 26, 2009The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has awarded a drilling permit to Det norske oljeselskap ASA for wellbore 6507/3-6, which will be drilled by the Bredford Dolphin semisub.

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.

Endeavour Adds Partner to Agat Licenses in Norway
Tuesday, August 28, 2007Endeavour has entered into an agreement with VNG Norge AS in which VNG will acquire a 20 percent working interest in production licenses PL 270 and PL 426 in Block 35/3 on the Norwegian Continental Shelf.

Statoil Extends Gas Sales to Germany
Monday, December 19, 2005The gas sales contract between Germany's Verbundnetz Gas (VNG) and Statoil has been extended by six years, corresponding to total additional deliveries of 12 billion cubic meters up to 2022.<P>