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21 February - IOG now fully funded to FID for UK SNS Blythe/Vulcan hub development

14 February - Statoil awards Kvaerner contract for Johan Castberg topsides modules

07 February - Rystad forecasts 13 UK projects may see final investment decision in 2018

31 January - TAQA converts Eider A to utility to extend life of Otter, Cormorant N

24 January - Tulip Oil contracts Allseas, Heerema for Q/10 EPCI work after taking FID

17 January - Shell awards Fluor EPC contract for Sevan FPSO for UK Penguins project

10 January - WoodMac says explorers will remain cautious, but 2018 outlook is better

04 January - VNG seeks approval to develop Fenja field as subsea tieback to Njord A

14 December - Aker BP awards Aker Solutions and Subsea 7 Aerfugl phase one work

06 December - Statoil submits Johan Castberg PDO, awards subsea, FPSO topsides work

29 November - Total offloads Martin Linge, Garantiana assets to Statoil in $1.45 billion deal

22 November - 'World first' for transferrable tax histories of late life oil/gas assets

15 November - Gassnova, Statoil select CCB Kollsnes as planned site for CO2 storage plant

08 November - Reclassification boosts reserves in Liberator field to 11.7 million boe 

01 November - Siccar Point recruits Baker Hughes to progress Cambo development

25 October - Shell seeks approval to develop Fram as two-well tieback to Shearwater

18 October - Centrica, Bayerngas launch new joint venture E&P company Spirit Energy 

11 October - UK sector receives exploration boost with Statoil's Verbier oil discovery

04 October - i3 seeks BEIS, OGA approvals for Liberator tieback to Blake field

27 September - Hansa, ONE, EBN have significant gas find in Dutch Ruby prospect N/5-1

20 September - Hurricane contracts TechnipFMC for Lancaster SURF, confirms project FID

13 September - Premier Oil confirms Verus as buyer of Wytch Farm stake in $200m deal

06 September - M&A activity shows strong vote of confidence, says O&GUK report

30 August - Alta reserves may be set for hike after success in 7220/11-4, 4A

23 August - Total nets Maersk Oil in share and debt transaction worth $7.45 billion

16 August - Buchan Alpha arrives in Lerwick for disposal by Veolia and Peterson

09 August - Engie produces first gas from UK Southern North Sea Cygnus Bravo