Equinor’s UID test at K-Lab

Equinor: UID test at K-Lab The UID project is now well underway with testing of UIDs, which is one of the most important things the project will do in 2023/2024.   “As we speak” there is an ongoing UID test at K-Lab where the UK company Modus tests its Saab Sabertooth drone in K-Lab’s test […]

Equinor – Bjørn Kåre Viken

Bjørn Kåre Viken Viken was previous Country manager and Senior Vice President of Algeria (ALG) in Development and Production International. Viken joined Statoil in 1992 after nine years in Elf Aquitaine Norway. He has held various leadership positions both on- and offshore within operations in Development and Production Norway (DPN), headed up the Mongstad refinery […]

Equinor – Marianne Bryhni Asla

Equinor Strategy for Underwater Intervention Drone (UID™) The Statoil Underwater Intervention Drone (UID™) strategy describes the future use of remotely operated, semi-autonomous and autonomous underwater vehicles for subsea operations. The impact for Statoil will be higher production efficiency (PE), lower operational expenditure (OPEX), lower HSE risk and lower carbon footprint for new and existing oil […]

Equinor – Sverre Espedal-Selvåg

Snorre Expansion Project – facilitating large IOR volumes The Snorre Expansion Project delivered the plan for development and operation on December 21st, 2017 and is now in the execution phase with all contracts awarded. This presentation will give highlights from the concept development extending the lifetime of the Snorre Field to 2040 and possibly beyond. […]

Equinor – Karl Jørgen Kristiansen

New concept for long distance subsea tie-back One conventional development of green field off-shore oil is by using local fixed platforms or floaters/FPSOs, oil processing and off-shore loading. These are costly and complex facilities to be installed and manned by expensive logistics with inherent safety challenges. In very remote areas, and/or hostile climatic/weather environments, local […]

Equinor – Anna Arteeva

Askeladd and Troll Phase 3 – high rate subsea production system with 7” VXT Statoil has increased the effort to maximize the recovery from oil and gas fields. The development of gas fields and long tie-backs is gaining higher priority. Lean development poses technical challenges within flow assurance and system design. A large production pressure […]

Equinor – Benedicte Nordang

Johan Castberg – the cost reduction journey The Johan Castberg project delivered the plan for development and operation on December 5th, 2017 and is now in the execution phase. This presentation will give highlights from the development that resulted in the remarkable turnaround from a concept with a break-even of more than 80 USD/bbl to […]

Equinor – Pål Atle Solheimsnes

Test site in Trondheimsfjorden for Underwater Intervention Drone (UID™) – subsea docking station Test site in Trondheimsfjorden for Underwater Intervention Drone (UID™) – subsea docking station. NTNU and Equinor are collaborating regarding developing and installation of a UID docking station test-site. During the spring 2018 NTNU and Equinor have installed the world’s first pilot of […]

Equinor – Hilde Reme

GRAND – the next big tie-back The GRAND development unlocks significant volumes, utilizes and extends the capacities of the Grane platform and revitalizes the area. This presentation will review the concept maturation and selection process – Unmanned Wellhead Platforms versus 4-slot templates versus 6-slot templates – and how the reservoir characteristics and well requirements influenced […]

Equinor – Ole Oekland

Vigdis Booster station – next generation booster project – why and how Vigdis Booster station project was sanctioned in November 2018. It is the first project in Equinor’ s project portfolio which has implemented the standardization principles for subsea booster stations. Equinor has since 2015 been defining and developing a standardized subsea multiphase boosting pump […]