Statoil



‘Statoil’ enters history

Statoil has changed its name to Equinor. The company’s general meeting approved the name change on Tuesday evening.   Since its establishment in 1972, Statoil…



Statoil sells-off UK oil shelf

With a focus upon its core business, and while also following a strategy of creating high value within operations; Statoil has announced a decision to…





Greenpeace boarded Norwegian rig

Greenpeace boarded Norwegian drilling rig Activists from Greenpeace Norway have boarded the drilling rig West Hercules in Skipavika outside Bergen. The rig is scheduled for…



Statoil Expands into Martin Linge

Statoil has announced the finalized purchase acquisition of Total oil, with Statoil taking over operations of the Martin Linge oil field and the Garantiana oil…



Statoil changes name to Equinor

Statoil changes name to Equinor The board of Statoil proposed changing the company’s name to ‘Equinor.’   ‘’The name Equinor combines ‘equi’,standing for equality, and…