The oil and gas industry has the opportunity to play an important role in a sustainable energy portfolio. New thinking in the areas of collaboration, technology development and regulation will be key ingredients of success."
Elisabeth Tørstad CEO, DNV GL - Oil & Gas
News and press releases
September 04, 2015 | Oil & Gas | PRESS RELEASEDNV GL invest in new training facility at their testing and research centre in the UKDNV GL is building a new conference centre and large-scale fire and explosion demonstration area at their unique major hazard testing and research centre in Cumbria, UK. The new training facility, which will greatly enhance experiential learning for the oil and gas, chemical and security industries is due to be completed in December 2015.
July 22, 2015 | Oil & Gas | PRESS RELEASEDNV GL led standardization JIP with Korean yards could cut project costs by 15%Variations in owner, operator and regulatory requirements during engineering and construction phases at South Korean shipyards present a huge challenge for operators and drive up costs. DNV GL has kicked off a joint industry project (JIP) with Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI), Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering Company (DSME) and Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) that will establish a new international standard for offshore oil and gas projects. The results could potentially cut project costs by 15%, or approximately USD 500 million for a typical TLP (tension leg platform) project, for example.
July 07, 2015 | Oil & Gas | PRESS RELEASEDNV GL wins frame agreement with Wintershall Norge ASDNV GL has been selected by Wintershall Norge AS to provide a frame agreement for global inspection services for its developments offshore Norway. The overall contract is expected to exceed NOK 10 million (approx USD1.2 million).