http://www.worldoil.com WorldOil Statoil awards Kværner the contract for the Johan Castberg topsides http://www.worldoil.com/news/2018/2/13/statoil-awards-kvaerner-the-contract-for-the-johan-castberg-topsides The contract includes the construction and installation of the topside structure for the floating production, storage and offloading vessel (FPSO) to be located on the Johan Castberg field in the Barents Sea. The contract has a total value of about NOK 3.8 billion. Aker Solutions to deliver modules for Johan Castberg FPSO http://www.worldoil.com/news/2018/2/13/aker-solutions-to-deliver-modules-for-johan-castberg-fpso Aker Solutions will as a subcontractor of Kvaerner deliver modules for the floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel for the Statoil-operated Johan Castberg development, the largest oil discovery in the Norwegian Barents Sea. Hope wanes for "elephant" oil discoveries in Norway's Arctic http://www.worldoil.com/news/2018/1/12/hope-wanes-for-elephant-oil-discoveries-in-norways-arctic After a disappointing year for drillers, Norwegian authorities are reviewing their hopes for the Nordic country’s hottest exploration area. First Oil http://www.worldoil.com/magazine/2017/december-2017/columns/first-oil A need for leadership PSA: Eni to resume production at Goliat http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/12/11/psa-eni-to-resume-production-at-goliat Following an overall assessment, the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) has determined that the order which required a shutdown of Goliat has now been complied with. This means that operator Eni Norge (Eni) can bring the field back on stream. Aker Solutions to design Johan Castberg FPSO accommodation unit http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/12/7/aker-solutions-to-design-johan-castberg-fpso-accommodation-unit Aker Solutions won a contract from Sembcorp Marine to design the living quarters for the Johan Castberg development's floating production, storage and offloading vessel (FPSO). SBM Offshore awarded turnkey contract for Johan Castberg turret mooring system http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/12/6/sbm-offshore-awarded-turnkey-contract-for-johan-castberg-turret-mooring-system SBM Offshore has announced that the Company has been awarded the contract and received the corresponding notice from Statoil to proceed with the engineering, procurement, construction (EPC) work scope for a large-scale turret mooring system for its Johan Castberg development. Lundin announces non-commercial gas discovery on Hufsa prospect http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/11/22/lundin-announces-non-commercial-gas-discovery-on-hufsa-prospect Lundin Petroleum AB has announced that its wholly owned subsidiary Lundin Norway AS has completed the drilling of exploration well 7219/12-2 on the Hufsa prospect in PL533 in the southern Barents Sea. A non-commercial gas discovery was made in the main well while the sidetrack was dry. With Arctic drilling under attack, Norway oil chiefs fight back http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/11/15/with-arctic-drilling-under-attack-norway-oil-chiefs-fight-back The man overseeing western Europe’s biggest crude spigot is fighting back against the oil doubters. Arctic oil promise keeps Norway's disappointed wildcatters going http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/10/15/arctic-oil-promise-keeps-norways-disappointed-wildcatters-going It’s been a bad year for oil explorers in Norway’s Arctic: a record campaign in the Barents Sea yielded little; the most exciting well in years proved to be a flop; and Norwegians grew increasingly skeptical about the industry that made them rich.