Good progress on Huntington

Stavanger, 16 January 2013: Norwegian Energy Company ASA (Noreco) reports that the development of the Huntington field is progressing well. All five risers have now been connected to the floating production platform Voyageur Spirit. The remaining activities towards first oil consist of subsea hook-up and testing, and completion and commissioning of the production platform. First oil is still expected during first quarter 2013.


Kjetil Bakken, Investor Relations Manager ( +47 91 889 889) 

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Noreco is an independent Norwegian oil company. The company’s focus is to explore, develop and produce oil and gas in the North Sea region. Since incorporation in 2005, the company has grown through license rounds, successful exploration and acquisitions. Noreco operates in Norway, Denmark and United Kingdom, and employs around 70 oil and gas professionals. Noreco is listed on the Oslo Børs (ticker NOR).

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