Press releases & news

Here you will find all press releases and the latest company news.

Hamburg, 27.09.2018

LetterOne and BASF have agreed to merge their oil and gas businesses to create Wintershall DEA

LetterOne and BASF have today signed a Business Combination Agreement to merge their oil and gas businesses and create Wintershall DEA. Closing of the transaction is subject to customary regulatory approvals.

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Stavanger, 28.08.2018

DEA in Norway: Considering power from wind turbines on the NCS

DEA and the partnerships in the Snorre and Gullfaks licences have decided to explore the possibilities of supplying the Snorre and Gullfaks fields with power from floating offshore wind.

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Stavanger, 27.08.2018

DEA to invest more than two billion Euros in Norwegian oil and gas business

Norway is already the strongest production country in DEA’s global portfolio. Further growth projects are planned to come on stream from 2020 on. Most important project is the development of the own operated Dvalin gas field. DEA aims to double its current production on the Norwegian Continental Shelf (NCS).

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DEA joins UN Global Compact

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New General Manager for DEA Egypt

DEA Deutsche Erdoel AG has named Sameh Sabry as the new General Manager of DEA Egypt. He will take over the responsibilities as of 1 August 2018. On the occasion of the handover, CEO Maria Moraeus Hanssen participated in the farewell reception for Thomas Radwitz who had been General Manager for nearly three years.

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Wietze, 03.07.2018

DEA Laboratory Wietze celebrates its 60th anniversary

Around 100 guests from the world of politics, business and administration celebrated the laboratory's 60th anniversary on July 3. Since 2 July 1958, the highly specialized DEA Laboratory Wietze is the scientific center of excellence for national and international projects of DEA Deutsche Erdoel AG.

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Berlin, 02.07.2018

Distinction renewed: DEA is awarded certificate following ‘job & family’ audit

DEA Deutsche Erdoel AG has once again received the certificate following a berufundfamilie (job & family) audit that is awarded by the charitable foundation Hertie-Stiftung and supported by the German Federal Ministry for Family Affairs.

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Mexico City, 28.06.2018

DEA becomes operator of three exploration blocks in Mexico

Deutsche Erdoel Mexico, the subsidiary of the German E&P company DEA Deutsche Erdoel AG, and its partners have signed the contracts for the offshore blocks 16, 17 and 30.

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Stavanger, 27.06.2018

First-rate results from Dvalin

DEA celebrates an incident free offshore season for the Dvalin development project.

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Stavanger, 19.06.2018

DEA secures two licences in the Barents Sea

In the 24th licensing round, the Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy has offered DEA two new licences in the Barents Sea.

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