http://www.worldoil.com WorldOil The future is in the north, according to the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/5/8/the-future-is-in-the-north-according-to-the-norwegian-petroleum-directorate Our estimates indicate that more than half of the oil and gas that has not yet been discovered is located in the Barents Sea. The curious case of Norway's 60 MMbbl of missing oil https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/2/3/the-curious-case-of-norways-60-mmbbl-of-missing-oil Norway has built a reputation as one of the calmest and most predictable corners of the global oil industry, but lately it’s been full of surprises. Equinor, Var Energi AS complete successful appraisal well in the Barents Sea Goliat license https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/1/3/equinor-var-energi-as-complete-successful-appraisal-well-in-the-barents-sea-goliat-license The resource estimates on Goliat continues to increase. Vår Energi AS has together with license partner Equinor completed an appraisal in PL 229 in the Barents Sea through the successful drilling of the 7122/7-7 S Goliat West appraisal well. Companies in the news https://www.worldoil.com/magazine/2018/december-2018/news-resources/companies-in-the-news Companies in the news Big oil headed for defeat in long Lofoten battle, minister says https://www.worldoil.com/news/2018/12/5/big-oil-headed-for-defeat-in-long-lofoten-battle-minister-says The waters around the sensitive Lofoten islands will probably never be opened to oil exploration, according to Norway’s climate and environment minister. Equinor made a gas discovery northwest of Atlantis https://www.worldoil.com/news/2018/11/22/equinor-made-a-gas-discovery-northwest-of-atlantis Equinor Energy AS, operator of production licence 615, has completed the drilling of wildcat well 7324/3-1. Saipem 7000 semi-submersible at Damen Verolme Rotterdam for DPS upgrade https://www.worldoil.com/news/2018/11/19/saipem-7000-semi-submersible-at-damen-verolme-rotterdam-for-dps-upgrade The Saipem 7000, one of the largest semi-submersible crane and pipelaying vessels in the world, has arrived at Damen Verolme Rotterdam (DVR) for a major upgrade of its current DP3 system to meet the new closed ring DP3 configuration and ABS EHS-P notation. Azinor catalyst well success promising proof of industry approach https://www.worldoil.com/news/2018/11/15/azinor-catalyst-well-success-promising-proof-of-industry-approach Oil and Gas UK has praised news that Azinor Catalyst has struck oil at Agar-Plantain as promising proof of industry’s competitive approach to exploration activity. Conoco considering North Sea asset sale by year end https://www.worldoil.com/news/2018/11/14/conoco-considering-north-sea-asset-sale-by-year-end ConocoPhillips plans to invite bids by the end of the year for its remaining North Sea assets, which could be valued at up to $3 billion in a sale, according to people with knowledge of the matter. Faroe-operated rungne exploration well results show good, bad https://www.worldoil.com/news/2018/11/14/faroe-operated-rungne-exploration-well-results-show-good-bad Faroe Petroleum has announced the results of the Faroe-operated Rungne exploration well 30/6-30 in the Norwegian North Sea.