Morten Brugård is Adviser with the Norwegian Barents Secretariat and coordinator of the Norwegian part of the Young Innovative Entrepreneurs project in the Barents Region.
The appraisal well will be part of a drilling project which is to last for 50 days and is the initiation of the drilling program for the Goliat field, Norway’s first operating oil-field in the Barents Sea.
Statoil awards Technip to build world’s largest Spar platform for the Aasta Hansteen field outside the coast of northern-Norway. Production start-up is at the end of 2016.
Transparency International ranks Statoil as the most transparent company among the world 105 largest publicly traded companies. Gazprom ranks 98th.