News and press releases

Oil and gas discovery northwest of 7220/11-1 (Alta) in the Barents Sea - 7219/12-1 and 7219/12-1 A

24.02.2017 Lundin Norway AS, operator of production licence 533, has completed the drilling of wildcat well 7219/12-1 and appraisal well 7219/12-1 A (Filicudi). The well proved oil and gas.

Drilling permit for well 6705/7-1 in production licence 705

23.02.2017 The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Repsol Norge AS a drilling permit for well 6705/7-1, cf. Section 8 of the Resource Management Regulations.

Production figures January 2017

21.02.2017 Preliminary production figures for January 2017 show an average daily production of about 2 024 000 barrels of oil, NGL and condensate.

Increased gas production from Ormen Lange

10.02.2017 The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted consent for start-up of the expansion of the gas plant at Nyhamna in Møre og Romsdal County.

Drilling permit for well 16/1-27 in production licence 338

08.02.2017 The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Lundin Norway AS a drilling permit for well 16/1-27, cf. Section 8 of the Resource Management Regulations.

Gas discovery on the Valemon field in the North Sea – 34/11-6 S

03.02.2017 Statoil Petroleum AS, operator of production licence 193 D, has concluded the drilling of wildcat well 34/11-6 S. The well was drilled from the Valemon facility, 160 km northwest of Bergen.

Delineation of the Johan Sverdrup field in the North Sea - 16/2-22 S

03.02.2017 Statoil Petroleum AS, operator of production licence 265, has concluded the drilling of appraisal well 16/2-22 S on the Johan Sverdrup oil field in the central part of the North Sea, 155 kilometres...

Drilling permit for wellbore 7219/12-1 A in production licence 533

19.01.2017 The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Lundin Norway AS a drilling permit for wellbore 7219/12-1 A, cf. Section 8 of the Resource Management Regulations.