Maersk fortsetter med å bygge nye skip

Maersk Supply Service har inngått en avtale med DeepOcean for langtidsleie av et spesialbygget skip til installasjon av sterkstrømskabler. Skipet skal leveres fra Damen Galati-verftet i Romania i starten av 2016. Det er Maersk Supply Service som eier og driver skipet. Selskapet eier i dag flere enn 60 skip. Litt om Maersk Supply Service: *…

It’s vital that oil revenues are placed in a fund

-“The danger is that the Faroe economy will over heat; it will be a challenge to provide enough labour for both an oil industry and other industries; and it will also be a challenge to control accommodation prices”. Mrs Marita Rasmussen, the CEO for the Faroe House of Industry Read more here

Faroe energy Minister discusses joint affairs with Dong CEO

Last Friday the Faroe minister for energy affairs, Mr Johan Dahl, together with the CEO for Jarðfeingi visited the new Dong headquarters at Gentofte a suburb of Copenhagen. They met with the top Dong CEO, Mr Henrik Poulsen. This meeting took place a day after the Dong boss was handed a thirteen billion kroner cheque…

Området sørøst for Færøyene er der oljeselskapene mener at sjansen er størst for å finne olje.

What if we find oil?

How should the Faroes organise themselves in relation to the challenges, foreign labour, unequal wage levels, class inequality and other social related impacts, which could emerge as a result of an oil industry. What does industry say, the union the politician and the expert. These are all questions which will be raised in the Danish…

Elkems kinesiske eier vil ha norsk teknologi

Elkems kompetanse og teknologi blir høyt verdsatt av sine kinesiske eiere. Nå vil Elkems eiere, China National BlueStar, innføre Elkems grønne løsninger i hjemmemarkedet. Elkem er et av verdens ledende selskaper innen energieffektiv produksjon av metallprodukter- og materialer. Leder for strategi og forretningsutvikling i China National BlueStar, Olivier de Clermont Tonnerre, trekker frem Elkem som…

Faroe awarded 10 new exploration licences in Norway

Faroe Petroleum, the independent oil and gas company focusing principally on exploration, appraisal and production opportunities in the Atlantic margin, the North Sea and Norway, is pleased to announce that it has been awarded 10 new prospective exploration licences, including two operatorships, under the 2013 Norwegian APA (Awards in Pre-defined Areas) Licence Round on the…