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Wintershall to sell selected assets on the Norwegian continental shelf Focus on own-operated assets / Tellus Petroleum to join Maria Development

Kassel/Stavanger. Wintershall, a 100% BASF subsidiary, is further optimizing its portfolio by divesting assets in the four non-operated fields Knarr (20%), Veslefrikk (4.5%), Ivar Aasen (6.4615%) and Yme (10%) on the Norwegian continental shelf to Tellus Petroleum AS, a recently acquired 100% subsidiary of Sequa Petroleum N.V. 

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“Challenging market environment also offers opportunities” New Chairman wants to continue growth / Mario Mehren: Wintershall strategy has proven itself / Russia is and remains an important core region

Paris. The global energy market is changing as never before: the increase in the oil and gas production in the USA has put worldwide prices for oil and gas under pressure and redrawn the energy map. 

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Wintershall Norge has around 50 licenses on the Norwegian Continental Shelf, making us one of the largest license holders in the region.

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18.06.2015 Wintershall to sell selected assets on the Norwegian continental shelf

Focus on own-operated assets / Tellus Petroleum to join Maria Development

02.06.2015 “Challenging market environment also offers opportunities”

New Chairman wants to continue growth / Mario Mehren: Wintershall strategy has proven itself / Russia is and remains an important core region

08.05.2015 Wintershall awards subsea contract for Maria field

Contract value of approximately 300 million US Dollar / Second major Maria execution contract awarded by Wintershall Norge

05.05.2015 Maria field: Plan for Development and Operation (PDO) submitted

Maria field will become Wintershall’s first operated discovery brought to production in Norway / Cost efficient multi-host solution to utilize existing infrastructure in...

19.03.2015 Wintershall with stable income

Fourth year of billion-euro profits in a row / Active portfolio management: expansion of activities in Norway / New production target: 190 million boe in 2018

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A fascination for geology and a strong technical focus – that’s what characterizes Andries Wever. His work as a geophysicist at Wintershall Noordzee covers the entire spectrum of activities to get potential oil and gas field identified and finally drilled. And the great thing about it: At Wintershall he is not merely a cog in a large system but can make a real impact. Here you can get more information about him and his work at Wintershall: bit.ly/1g7WCjl #peopleatwintershall

2015-07-30T13:35:06+0200
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Even when the sun sets and when people go to sleep - these horsehead pumps in Northern Germany produce crude oil for us around the clock. This year we celebrate the 90th anniversary of the horsehead pump – happy birthday!

2015-07-29T16:36:51+0200
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A distinguished art exhibition and a Wintershall colleague from Argentina. A work from Adrián Muiño, employee from Wintershall Energía, was selected out of 650 works for the “Salón Nacional de Artes Visuales” in Buenos Aires. His photography is one part of his series of photos about disappearing small towns in the Province of Buenos Aires. He describes his photo as an enigma – posing questions and awakening interest of the viewer. We congratulate on being selected for the exhibition! #argentina

2015-07-28T16:27:04+0200
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We take off and start into the new week! Like our Wintershall-ballon in the sky, from which you can see our colleagues waving to you. In that sense: We wish you a great start into the week! #monday

2015-07-27T15:02:52+0200
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What a sight! A giant heavy vessel lifts the topside of the Edvard Grieg installation onto the platform’s already installed steel jacket in the North Sea. The topside consists of a main deck module, a combined utility module and living quarters, a process module and a flare tower. The main deck with 10.000 tons was the first to be lifted into place. With this operation, Lundin Norway, operator of the Edvard Grieg field, expects production in the fourth quarter of 2015. Wintershall is a partner on the Lundin-operated field.

2015-07-23T11:39:35+0200
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Today, we take a look towards Siberia: About 31 miles is the distance between the city Nowy Urengoi and the gas and condensate processing plant UKPG. 25 participants took this route - through the Siberian - tundra on the occasion of the 12th anniversary of Achimgaz, a joint venture between Wintershall and Gazprom – by bike! We say: “Well done!” and “Congratulations, Achimgaz!”

2015-07-23T11:09:34+0200
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Experienced in PR and interested in working in the Netherlands? Wintershall is looking currently for a Communications Officer to handle the internal and external communication of E&P activities in the Netherlands, Denmark and the UK. Get more information: bit.ly/1dvBrWp

2015-07-21T14:59:33+0200
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Summer in Europe: Bright sunshine and temperatures which often reach 30° C! How could we enjoy this weather better than with a refreshing ice cream? In that sense: We wish you another lovely summer week! #monday

2015-07-20T09:31:21+0200
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Some of our colleagues worldwide have been fasting around 30 days between dawn and sunset for Ramadan. From today on, the new moon will show again and then life goes back to normal. In that sense for our colleagues in our core regions: Eid mubarak! Happy Eid! عيد مبارك, Ид мубарак! und Eid Moebarak! #ramadan (Source: fotolia)

2015-07-16T13:24:06+0200
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We celebrate the 90th anniversary of the horsehead pump! And who invented it? The American Walter Trout. The father of the horsehead pump worked in Texas for the “Lufkin Company”, which still produces pumps today. The picture from our series “90 years horsehead pump” shows his ingenious prototype of a borehole pump from 1925.

2015-07-15T12:49:14+0200

Larger-than-expected fall in US #crude and #gasoline stocks leads to rising #oil prices. #Brent at $54.18/barrel. t.co/1t6IFPXdnI

2015-07-30T14:48:56+0200

Reuters survey: OPEC members produce around 3 million barrels/day more than daily demand. #Brent at $52.88/barrel. t.co/1t6IFPXdnI

2015-07-29T16:10:56+0200

#Brent crude is on track for its longest stretch of daily losses since March. At noon, a barrel #Brent costs $52.75. t.co/rk29MnrpFf

2015-07-28T14:40:44+0200

#Brent at $53.63/barrel - its lowest in 4 months. Major reason is slump in Chinese stockmarket, analysts say. t.co/hixTbvvceI

2015-07-27T15:03:50+0200

German majority in favor of companies being more active in Iran/ Gerhard Schröder: Door open for economic cooperation t.co/pGwyfVID6X

2015-07-24T15:55:20+0200

Strong dollar and a contraction in China's factory sector keeps oil prices down. #Brent: $54.92/barrel. t.co/6tUaJqPqya

2015-07-24T13:45:11+0200

Oil prices keep steady as a weaker dollar offsets rising U.S. crude stockpiles. A barrel #brent is now at $ 56.02 t.co/7t51hxAVge

2015-07-23T14:51:29+0200

Oil prices fell after unexpected U.S. crude stock rise and global oversupply. At noon, a barrel #brent costs $ 56.42. t.co/RU36NjM63X

2015-07-22T12:49:12+0200

Experienced in PR and interested in working in the Netherlands? Wintershall is looking for a Communications Officer: t.co/pEjyjGh0yt

2015-07-21T15:01:22+0200

Steady oil prices, helped by the current high dollar exchange rate, on Tuesday noon. A barrel #brent is at $ 56.50. t.co/9GbgiYOduP

2015-07-21T14:37:13+0200
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Wintershall is an internationally active oil and gas company with operations in four continents. We look back on 120 years of drilling experience. For more than 80 years, we have been actively involved in the exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas. The Company employs about 2,500 people from 40 countries. We are a subsidiary of BASF, the largest chemical company in the world.

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