Norwegian Sea

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the part of the Atlantic that lies off the Norwegian coast to the north of the North Sea

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The company's drilling programme in the Norwegian Sea produced weak results, with seven dry wells in a row.
Early next year, Wintershall said Halliburton will provide services supporting the drilling of six development wells on Marias subsea templates located at a depth of around 300 m on the Halten Terrace in the Norwegian Sea.
Together with the Polarled pipeline the field opened a new region in the Norwegian Sea for gas export to Europe.
The West Hercules rig, which is operating in the Norwegian Sea
Well 6608/11-9 was drilled by the Transocean Arctic drilling facility, which will now drill production wells on the Dvalin field in production licence 435 in the Norwegian Sea, where DEA Norge AS is the operator.
In addition to Oda which is operated by Spirit Energy, we also expect the Skogul (Aker BP) and Johan Sverdrup and Utgard fields in the North Sea, as well as Trestakk in the Norwegian Sea, to come on stream during the course of the year.
This part of the Norwegian Sea has no infrastructure for gas, and efforts have been made over several years to develop various alternative gas transport solutions.
The pipeline and the upgrade of the Nyhamna gas processing plant constitute the Norwegian Sea Gas Infrastructure (NSGI) project, in which OMV holds a share of 9.073%.
There will be a 16% cut for horse mackerel (North Sea and Eastern Channel), 5% for anglerfish (West Scotland), 14% for sole in the Norwegian Sea and the North Sea and for sprat (-35%) in Skagerrak and Kattegat, but -1% in the North Sea and Norwegian Sea.
Sea control in the Norwegian Sea was seen as crucial for protecting transatlantic sea lines of communications and to taking out Soviet nuclear-powered ballistic-missile submarines (SSBNs).
Faroe Petroleum PLC (FPM.LN), an oil and gas exploration company, has received three exploration licences in the Norwegian Sea.
THE Faroes are an island between the Norwegian Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, approximately halfway between Scotland and Iceland.
Seventies rock fans at British Gas firm Centrica chose the names as provisional titles for two of four exploration licences awarded for the Norwegian Sea and Northern North Sea.
As the twenty-seven-year-old Carla pursuits the design of the wealthy and picky Julian Swann, she must also deal with her mother's death, her unexpected love for a rugged Norwegian sea captain, and a year of situational difficulties which must decide for Carla what the rest of her life will be.
Under the terms of a second agreement, Statoil will sell a 10% stake in three other exploitation licences covering blocks in the Norwegian Sea. Drilling and prospecting is due to begin this year at two sites, according to Statoil.
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