The Discoverer is destined for a shipyard in Korea, and Shell is planning on sending the Kulluk to an undetermined Asian shipyard with a suitable dry dock, said spokesman Curtis Smith.
Towing is expected today (January 7) during daylight hours, Alaska time.The Bay du Nord and Harpoon wells were drilled by the semi-submersible rig West Aquarius (2013).The Darwin prospect is located on the Veslemøy High in the frontier western part of the Barents Sea approximately 60 to 80 km to the south west of the recent significant Statoil Skrugard and Havis oil discoveries."This brings us one step closer to becoming a producing operator in the area." "With only a few wells drilled in a large licenced area, totalling spille spill norsk eno about 8,500 square kilometres, more work is required adds Dodson.This new design of icebreaker can vary draft and operate both in deep waters of western Arctic areas such as the Barents, Pechora and Kara Seas, as well as in shallow waters of river estuaries, such as the Yenisey's mouth and the Gulf.In January, 2016, Nova Scotia Energy Minister, Michel Samson, visited the IceMAX drillship.Rosneft holds geological study at the blocks jointly with its partner Statoil of Norway.The filing to Canadian regulators didn't specify a well depth but press reports suggest it could be 24,000 feet. .Since late November the country has shivered at an average of minus.8 degrees Celsius,.3 degrees colder than the previous average, and the chilliest in 28 years, state news agency Xinhua said, citing the China Meteorological Administration.The well lies 155 km northwest of the Norwegian coast and.7 km northwest of the original Gohta discovery well of 2013, which was a play-opener in the Barents Sea. .The vessel is expected to be delivered to Dolphin in late 2013.Earlier this year, Gazprom also approved a decision to build a three-train, 15 million mt/year LNG plant in the Russian Far East near Vladivostok, with the first train to be commissioned in 2018, and plans to supply LNG from there to Asian markets.The first prospect Nunatak resulted in a small gas discovery.US to identify emerging research questions in the Artcic 14 February 2013 The Polar Research Board (part of US-based National Academy of Sciences) has named the people and companies whom will make up an committee hoping to answera key question Emerging research question in the.The Bay du Nord well encountered light oil of 34 API and excellent Jurassic reservoirs with high porosity and high permeability, said the company.The Bay du Nord discovery, located approximately 500 kilometres northeast.The company, Russia's fourth-largest oil producer, is considering more than 10 new exploration projects to ensure that its output after 2020 maintains current record levels.This incident occurred during the evening, when te process plant at Melkoya outside of Hammerfest, which takes gas from the Snohvit gas field in the Barents Sea, was in normal operation.Shell prepares to tow refloated Kulluk A salvage and rescue team has refloated the Kulluk drilling rig that ran aground last week offshore Alaska island.The partners are Det norske oljeselskap ASA with 40 and Noreco Norway AS a 20 working interest.