IOR deadline extended

16/03/2011 The deadline for nominating candidates to the NPD’s 2010 award for improved oil recovery is extended to 25 March.

The IOR award is a recognition of creativity, courage and willingness to take risks when it comes to applying methods and technology that can improve recovery beyond what is expected with current plans and methods.

Proposals for candidates – with a brief explanation and contact person – can be submitted by e-mail to The deadline for nominating candidates is 25 March 2011.

The NPD’s IOR prize was awarded for the first time in 1998. The IOR prize has since been awarded every year, except for 2002 and 2008, when the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate was unable to find worthy candidates.

Read more about previous award winners.pdf

Updated: 16/03/2011