Awesome engineering

On May 2, the topsides of our new Mariner platform set sail from South Korea to Shetland. Not only was it the start of a 21,000 km voyage, but it marks the beginning of a thirty-year adventure off the coast of Scotland. In this film, watch how 38,000 tonnes of topside modules are loaded on board Dockwise Forte and sail out to sea.  

Our next Scrip Dividend Programme for shareholders will commence on Monday, May 29. 

Ragnhild Ulvik is convinced she has one of the most exciting jobs in Statoil. She’s been tasked with finding the best ideas in the company and helping to move Statoil into the future.

We are establishing a centre of digital excellence and a roadmap with seven specific programmes for digitalisation in the company towards 2020 that will improve safety, security and efficiency.

Annual General Meeting 2017

Our AGM took place on May 11

First quarter results 2017

On May 4, we reported significantly improved financial results across the company for our first quarter in 2017, nearly quadrupling our adjusted earnings compared with the same quarter of 2016. Here are some of the highlights of our Q1 2017 results:  

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0 Organic production growth
approx 0 times higher* Adjusted earnings (*than Q1 2016)
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approx. 0 times higher* Cash flow from operations

The audience awaits with baited breath, and a full orchestra is ready on stage—but the conductor has been taken hostage by a mad scientist. This is “Lydo”—quite possibly the coolest physics class ever—a show for thousands of schoolchildren in Rogaland county, Norway.

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Latest news

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Career opportunities in Statoil

Even in challenging times for our industry, we need to recruit new talent to ensure the continuing success of our company. Although the number of jobs on offer is lower than usual, we encourage you to view our vacant positions and send us an application.

Our approach to sustainability

  • Climate Change

    Climate change is happening. We accept the findings of the IPCC Fifth assessment report, and we believe in fighting climate change so as to limit temperature increase to below 2°C.

  • Sustainability

    We aim to be recognised as the most carbon-efficient oil and gas producer, committed to creating lasting value for communities.

  • Sustainability Reports

    Our strategy brings sustainability to the heart of our decision making, and we aim to be recognised as the most carbon efficient oil and gas producer, creating lasting value for communities.

How to find us in Norway

Norway is our home base and our head office is in Stavanger. Corporate functions are located in Oslo and Stavanger. We are the largest operator on the Norwegian continental shelf and partner in a large number of oil and gas fields. Here are our main offices in Norway.

Set for another 40 years in Norway

We see a bright future for our home territory.

After 40 years of oil and gas operations in Norway we have a lot to be proud of—but we’re still only halfway! Although our industry is experiencing difficult times, our portfolio of projects is larger today than it's ever been. We have high hopes for the NCS, and we're planning for major activity for decades to come. We believe that it will be fully possible to maintain profitable and sustainable production here for another 40 years.

An international energy player

Statoil is an active player in many of the most important oil and gas provinces in the world, and our international developments are expected to account for most of our future production growth. Much of the expertise and technology we take with us abroad has been shaped in the challenging environment of the Norwegian contintental shelf. 

US shale interest owners: key information

*All figures from Annual report unless otherwise stated