ExxonMobil (Balder) named “Field Operator of the Year”
During the oil business annual “Oscar” ceremony – “Gullkronen” (The golden crown) 2014 – ExxonMobil was named “Field Operator of the Year” for outstanding efforts as operator of the Balder field.
ExxonMobil celebrates 120 th anniversary in Norway
ExxonMobil is Norway’s oldest energy company, creating values for 120 years since its inception in 1893.
ExxonMobil has been an active player on the Norwegian exploration scene since 1965, when Esso Norge AS was awarded the first three exploration licenses on the Norwegian Continental Shelf (NCS).
ExxonMobil is, after Statoil and Petoro, the largest oil and gas producer on the Norwegian Continental Shelf, holding ownership interests in approx. 30 producing oil and gas fields.
The Esso refinery at Slagentangen south of Oslo converts crude oil into fuels for sea, land and air transport, as well as heating products.