Press releases & news

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Stavanger, 15.12.2017

Successful gas infrastructure divestment in Norway

DEA sells its ownership in the Nyhamna onshore gas processing plant, the Polarled gas pipeline and Gassled, the Norwegian gas transportation network, to CapeOmega.

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Stavanger, 15.12.2017

Ærfugl project in motion

DEA Norge and its joint venture partners submitted the final Plan for Development and Operation (PDO) for the gas condensate field Ærfugl (former Snadd) in the Norwegian Sea to the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy.

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Hamburg, 07.12.2017

LetterOne and BASF sign Letter of Intent

DEA Finance SA announces that LetterOne, the shareholder of the DEA Group, has confirmed it has signed a Letter of Intent with BASF to combine the parties’ oil and gas businesses in a joint venture to be named Wintershall DEA.

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Hamburg, 06.12.2017

DEA signs Memorandum of Understanding in Algeria

DEA Deutsche Erdoel AG and the Algerian state company SONATRACH have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU).

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Hamburg, 24.11.2017

DEA Finance SA confirms discussions between LetterOne and BASF

DEA Finance SA announces that LetterOne, the shareholder of the DEA Group, has confirmed that the BASF Group is in discussions with LetterOne regarding a potential merger of the BASF Group's oil and gas activities with LetterOne's oil and gas activities, which comprise of the DEA Group.

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Hamburg, 23.11.2017

Second edition of DEA Magazine 2017

The new issue of the DEA Magazine is out now. This time, the focus is on DEA’s business operations: in a detailed interview, COO Dirk Warzecha reports about progress of business worldwide and classifies DEA’s activities with regard to its corporate strategy. The 30-year success story of Mittelplate in the German Wadden Sea is another key topic.

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Stavanger, 22.11.2017

DEA awards Dvalin drilling contract to Transocean

Transocean Norway Operations AS with the drilling rig Transocean Artic is awarded the contract to drill production wells at the Dvalin field in the Norwegian Sea.

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Hamburg, 07.11.2017

DEA Deutsche Erdoel AG makes donation to earthquake victims in Mexico

The German E&P company DEA Deutsche Erdoel AG donates 25,000 Euros to support the relief efforts in the affected areas of Mexico. The consequences of the heavy earthquakes that struck the country in September are extremely severe. Many people have lost their lives or their livelihoods.

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Friedrichskoog, 27.10.2017

forsa survey: high approval ratings for crude oil production off the west coast of Schleswig-Holstein

30 years’ incident-free production from Mittelplate, Germany’s biggest crude oil reservoir. And the drilling and production island is intended to make a key contribution to a secure energy supply in future, too.

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TÜV-Audit successful completed

TÜV Nord Cert GmbH audited the German natural gas storage facilities at Inzenham West and Breitbrunn/Eggstätt, the Norwegian subsidiary DEA Norge AS in Stavanger as well as some departments at DEA‘s Hamburg headquarter in accordance with the three-year recertification cycle of various ISO standards.

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