Companies with exploration licences

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate grants licences for exploration in the open areas on the Norwegian shelf, cf. Sections 3, 4, 5 and 6 of the Regulations to the Act relating to petroleum activities. Licences are currently granted for one calendar year.

In 2017, the following companies hold explorations licences:

  • Aker BP ASA
  • CGG Service (Norway) AS
  • Electromagnetic Geoservices ASA
  • ENI Norge AS
  • Lundin Norway AS
  • MultiClient Geophysical ASA
  • Multiklient Invest AS
  • Spectrum ASA
  • Statoil Petroleum AS
  • TGS-Nopec Geophysical Company ASA
  • WesternGeco AS
  • Polarcus Norway AS
  • ORG Engineering AS
  • Seabird Exploration Norway AS

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