On January 16th 2018, LOTOS Exploration and Production Norge AS (“LOTOS Norge”) was offered two new exploration and production licences by the Norwegian authorities in the APA 2017 round.
Container feeder and short sea shipping vessel operators Containerships and Viasea Shipping have partnered up on a new route to Norway. As revealed in official press release, the partnership will enable the two shipping companies to offer, what they believe is, the market’s best shortsea solution between Norway, Poland and the Baltic countries.
The well results will be used to precisely estimate the reserves and plan the development of the discovery, in which PGNiG Upstream Norway holds a 20% interest. The reserves have been preliminarily estimated to be about 60 mboe of natural gas and condensate.
Crist SA launched and floated out, on January 21, 2018, the live fish carrier Aqua Tromøy (yard no. NB SC 75/1 or Crist B75).
The steel cutting ceremony of the first polar new build in the Lindblad Expeditions – National Geographic fleet was carried out on Friday morning, 5 January 2018 at Crist SA yard, Gdynia, Poland. The vessel, yard number 312 at Ulstein Verft, will be ready for her first expeditions in 2020.
On December 17, 2017, after a weeklong tow from Gdansk, a partially outfitted live fish carrier arrived to Larsnes Mek. Verksted AS yard, after delivery from Marine Projects Ltd. yard, established in 1989.
As announced at the beginning of December – Zamet Industry SA completed the production of frames for subsea oil production and processing systems for the Kaombo project off the coast of Angola. The contract with the Norwegian company Aker Solutions has been carried out by Zamet since July 2015 and […]
On December 2, 2017 Montex yard in Gdansk Northern Port was left, after skidding from quay onto a pontoon-barge, partly outfitted vessel Aqua Merdø destined for Norwegian yard. It was towed to Gdynia for launching in syncrolift at Naval Shipyard.
After the evaluation of the Open Season Phase 2 Bids and the final allocation result, GAZ-SYSTEM and Energinet were obliged by the respective national regulatory authorities to assess the economic viability of the Baltic Pipe project. Both operators achieved a positive result of the Economic Test, which means that the […]
“Smart Ports and cleaner energy – LNG Bunkering technologies and Distribution of LNG for Inland Waterways” is a title of the seminar regarding Norway – Poland partnership in Small Scale LNG solutions to be organized during the 19th BALTEXPO Exhibition and Conferences in Gdansk, on 11th – 12th September 2017. […]
DNV GL surveyors have carried out the classification society’s first offshore drone survey on the semisubmersible vessel Safe Scandinavia in the North Sea. This 25,383 GT tender support vessel (TSV) is owned and operated by Prosafe, supporting Statoil’s drilling operations off the coast of Norway. Using camera-equipped drones, DNV GL’s […]
The steel cutting ceremony of the Ulstein Verft’s yard number 311, the plug-in hybrid ferry for Color Line, also known as “Color Hybrid” project, was held on Friday 14 July. The steel cutting was started at Crist – the yard contracted to supply the partly outfitted vessel to Ulstein. The event […]
Located in the North Sea the Gina Krog field was brought on stream on June 30, 2017. PGNiG Upstream Norway is one of the four consortium partners, holding an 8% interest in the licence. The field’s recoverable reserves have been put at 218 million boe, the figure equal to last […]
The NKT Victoria cable-laying vessel has been awarded the Ship of the Year 2017 prize in Norway. During a ceremony at the Nor-Shipping exhibition in Lillestrøm, the award was presented to CEO and president of NKT, Michael Hedegaard Lyng, captain Svein Ole Sæter, CEO of Salt Ship Design, Arne Stenersen, […]