http://www.worldoil.com WorldOil M2 Subsea secures contract with Premier Oil https://www.worldoil.com/news/2018/7/18/m2-subsea-secures-contract-with-premier-oil Global independent provider of ROV services, M2 Subsea, has secured a contract to provide inspection services for Premier Oil’s Balmoral Floating Production Vessel (FPV). Companies in the news https://www.worldoil.com/magazine/2018/july-2018/news-resources/companies-in-the-news Akofs Offshore has been awarded a contract for light well intervention services, using its 156-m vessel, Akofs Seafarer, for all Equinor-operated licenses, in the period 2020 to 2025. BHGE awarded Statoil contract to provide turbomachinery equipment to Johan Castberg field https://www.worldoil.com/news/2018/4/23/bhge-awarded-statoil-contract-to-provide-turbomachinery-equipment-to-johan-castberg-field Baker Hughes, a GE company, has been awarded by Statoil Petroleum AS and Aker Solutions a contract to provide turbomachinery equipment for the topside structure for the floating production, storage and offloading vessel (FPSO) to be located at Johan Castberg field in the Barents Sea. Lundin Norway begins drilling for extended well testing of Alta discovery https://www.worldoil.com/news/2018/4/9/lundin-norway-begins-drilling-for-extended-well-testing-of-alta-discovery Lundin Petroleum AB has announced that its wholly owned subsidiary Lundin Norway AS has commenced drilling well 7220/11-5 on the Alta discovery in PL609 in the southern Barents Sea. Following drilling, the well will be used for extended well testing. Energy Issues https://www.worldoil.com/magazine/2018/march-2018/columns/energy-issues Down the Hall Statoil awards Kværner the contract for the Johan Castberg topsides https://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 https://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 https://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 https://www.worldoil.com/magazine/2017/december-2017/columns/first-oil A need for leadership PSA: Eni to resume production at Goliat https://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.