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Ad-Pow-GenAd-Pow-Gen
Ad-Pow-Gen23.09.2016Development of an advanced high-efficient low-cost power-generation with minimum carbon emission from hybrid-fuel suppliesEnergyRead more
​Project development at NorTex​Project development at NorTex
​Project development at NorTex15.09.2016Several project concepts are now being developed within the NorTex Data Science Cluster and hopefully some of these will mature into funding proposals.EnergyRead more
Ola Elvestuen på IRISOla Elvestuen på IRIS
Ola Elvestuen på IRIS01.09.2016Leder av Energi- og miljøkomiteen på Stortinget, Ola Elvestuen, tok turen til IRIS for å bli bedre kjent med forskningsinstituttet. Omvisning på Ullrigg og Virtuell Arena ble det også tid til.EnergyRead more
Risk of leakage as measurement for quality in P&A solutionsRisk of leakage as measurement for quality in P&A solutions
Risk of leakage as measurement for quality in P&A solutions01.09.2016By using leakage risk as a quality measure, P&A barrier solutions could be faster, cheaper and better, Øystein Arild stated during a technical session at ONS August 31th.EnergyRead more
- Joining forces to innovate- Joining forces to innovate
- Joining forces to innovate31.08.2016Only by joining forces, sharing knowledge and looking into each other's tool boxes can the industry move forward. This was the clear message from Kristin M. Flornes while speaking at ONS Centre Court August 30th.EnergyRead more
- Learned more than theory- Learned more than theory
- Learned more than theory30.06.2016Kevin McTiernan, Olaleke Anthony Akisanmi and Omar Salem Alani build a small scale drilling robot as part of their master project. They sum up the process as tedious, but quiet fun work.EnergyRead more
UT Austin researchers at IRISUT Austin researchers at IRIS
UT Austin researchers at IRIS29.06.2016As part of the project NorTex Data Science Cluster, funded by the Research Council of Norway, scholars from UT Austin spent two weeks at IRIS.EnergyRead more
Successful 11th EnKF workshop in HardangerSuccessful 11th EnKF workshop in Hardanger
Successful 11th EnKF workshop in Hardanger24.06.2016The 11th EnKF workshop returned to Ulvik in the Hardanger fjord - the number one fruit producing area of Norway.EnergyRead more
Signing of frame agreement on R&D with StatoilSigning of frame agreement on R&D with Statoil
Signing of frame agreement on R&D with Statoil24.06.2016Both IRIS and Statoil expect the new frame agreement for research and development to pave the way for increased collaboration and more joint projects.EnergyRead more
Successful OPM meeting in OsloSuccessful OPM meeting in Oslo
Successful OPM meeting in Oslo23.06.2016A strong team from IRIS participated actively with interesting presentations and discussions at the 3rd OPM meeting. EnergyRead more
More precise guidelines for hole cleaningMore precise guidelines for hole cleaning
More precise guidelines for hole cleaning22.06.2016IRIS is carrying out a study on hole cleaning for Statoil. The goal is better and more precise guidelines for hole cleaning.EnergyRead more
Joining forces for a step change in drilling technologyJoining forces for a step change in drilling technology
Joining forces for a step change in drilling technology17.06.2016Collaboration and implementation of new technologies are key elements to further improve the efficiency of the drilling industry. On 9 June IRIS hosted the seminar “Technology Step Change, Drilling and Well Technology”.EnergyRead more
Vil kjøre 100 boreoperasjoner samtidigVil kjøre 100 boreoperasjoner samtidig
Vil kjøre 100 boreoperasjoner samtidig14.06.2016Artikkel fra Forskning.no: Forskere i Stavanger og Bergen lager verdens første fullskala boresimulator på internett. Forskere, studenter og industriaktører over hele verden står i kø for å logge seg på.EnergyRead more
Regner mikroskopet blant de tre storeRegner mikroskopet blant de tre store
Regner mikroskopet blant de tre store30.05.2016Under tellekanten / forskning.no: For Mona Wetrhus Minde oppsummerer uttrykket "Wheel, fire, microscope" noen av menneskehetens viktigste oppfinnelser. EnergyRead more
Focus on Data for Drilling AutomationFocus on Data for Drilling Automation
Focus on Data for Drilling Automation25.05.2016IRIS arranged a morning seminar 24 May entitled «Data for Drilling Automation». The seminar was very well attended with more than 50 participants from oil companies, service industry, technology companies, authorities and academia.EnergyRead more
IRIS at OTCIRIS at OTC
IRIS at OTC11.05.2016The 48th OTC proved a success for IRIS with great interest for Virtual Arena, DrillWell, IRIS, UBBS and P&A activities.EnergyRead more
Successful trip to Czech RepublicSuccessful trip to Czech Republic
Successful trip to Czech Republic11.05.20168 researchers from IRIS went to Czech Republic to meet collaborators in the REPP-CO2 project. The visit was a success in several ways.EnergyRead more
Workshop on 4D Seismic and history matchingWorkshop on 4D Seismic and history matching
Workshop on 4D Seismic and history matching04.05.201628 researchers from 8 different institutions gathered to an informal one-day seminar at IRIS.EnergyRead more
The Skjæveland Award 2016 goes to Irene RingenThe Skjæveland Award 2016 goes to Irene Ringen
The Skjæveland Award 2016 goes to Irene Ringen03.05.2016During The IOR conference 24 PhD students presented their poster, and at the end of the conference Irene Ringen was announced the most promising PhD fellow of them all.EnergyRead more
IOR 2016 Recover for the futureIOR 2016 Recover for the future
IOR 2016 Recover for the future27.04.2016Nearly 300 participants joined the second conference hosted by The National IOR Centre of Norway. The theme of the conference, which was held April 26-27, was "Recover for the future".EnergyRead more
IOR/EOR WorkshopIOR/EOR Workshop
IOR/EOR Workshop25.04.2016About 120 participants joined in on a workshop to discuss current issues regarding IOR / EOR research.EnergyRead more
IRIS well represented at SPE One-dayIRIS well represented at SPE One-day
IRIS well represented at SPE One-day22.04.2016SPE Bergen One-day 2016 was held in Grieghallen 20 April. This was the 23rd international SPE Bergen One-day seminar, and as always IRIS was well represented with presentations, e-poster and exhibition stand.EnergyRead more
ENOS: New Horizon 2020 projectENOS: New Horizon 2020 project
ENOS: New Horizon 2020 project21.04.2016ENOS – (ENabling Onshore CO2 Storage in Europe)- has been selected for a 12.5 million euros grant by the EC and will last for 4 years (2016 – 2020).EnergyRead more
Two NorTex workshops at OTC 2016Two NorTex workshops at OTC 2016
Two NorTex workshops at OTC 201608.04.2016IRIS and GCE NODE are hosting two workshops during OTC in May. The first workshop is related to automation and “intelligent” drilling & well technology, and the second one is on plug & abandonment. EnergyRead more
Oppstart for forskningsnettverk for miljøvennlig energi Oppstart for forskningsnettverk for miljøvennlig energi
Oppstart for forskningsnettverk for miljøvennlig energi 08.04.2016Ying Guo fra IRIS leder ett av fem satsingsområder i det nyopprettede Forskningsnettverket for miljøvennlig energi. EnergyRead more
Kristiansand-kontoret på flyttefotKristiansand-kontoret på flyttefot
Kristiansand-kontoret på flyttefot08.04.2016IRIS sitt kontor i Kristiansand er nå samlokalisert med GCE Node og Teknova i Markens gate øverst i Kvadraturen. Det legger til rette for mer samarbeid og flere felles prosjekter i framtiden.EnergyRead more
Web Enabled Drilling Simulator for Research, Education and Development of Future Drilling Technology. Web Enabled Drilling Simulator for Research, Education and Development of Future Drilling Technology.
Web Enabled Drilling Simulator for Research, Education and Development of Future Drilling Technology. 16.03.2016IRIS is profiled in Oil & Gas European Magazine with an article on the web enabled drilling simulator from the Drilling and Well Modeling group. EnergyRead more
Professor Aksel Hiorth, invited speaker to Imperial CollegeProfessor Aksel Hiorth, invited speaker to Imperial College
Professor Aksel Hiorth, invited speaker to Imperial College15.03.2016EnergyRead more
Improved oil recovery for the chalk fields in the greater Ekofisk areaImproved oil recovery for the chalk fields in the greater Ekofisk area
Improved oil recovery for the chalk fields in the greater Ekofisk area14.03.2016COREC – Centre for Oil Recovery - is entering its 14th year, and is still going strong. The vision is "Joint forces to mobilize oil" and the program for 2016-2018 is as ambitious as ever. EnergyRead more
IRIS with three presentations at the Drilling Conference in Fort WorthIRIS with three presentations at the Drilling Conference in Fort Worth
IRIS with three presentations at the Drilling Conference in Fort Worth14.03.2016Eric Cayeux’s and Sigmund Stokka’s presentations gained a lot of attention at the 2016 IADC/SPE Drilling Conference the first week of March.EnergyRead more
God IRIS-omtale i Forskningsrådets ferske evalueringsrapportGod IRIS-omtale i Forskningsrådets ferske evalueringsrapport
God IRIS-omtale i Forskningsrådets ferske evalueringsrapport01.03.2016En ny evalueringsrapport fra Forskingsrådet slår fast at de teknisk-industrielle forskingsinstituttene i Norge er viktige for verdiskapingen i norsk industri og næringsliv, men at de bør bli enda bedre på å bidra til innovasjon. IRIS får god omtale i evalueringen.EnergyRead more
Visit from DTU in CopenhagenVisit from DTU in Copenhagen
Visit from DTU in Copenhagen02.02.2016Centre Director Bo Cerup-Simonsen and Head of Drilling and Production Technology Kitt Anita Ravnkilde from DHRTC at DTU in Copenhagen visited IRIS and DrillWell last week. EnergyRead more
New project: Young Bright MindsNew project: Young Bright Minds
New project: Young Bright Minds17.12.2015The main objective behind the Young Bright Minds initative is to establish a network to inspire young people to have faith in their own ideas and research skills. We also want to give them professional support to further develop and implement good ideas on an interdisciplinary basis, says IRIS-researcher and project manager of the network, Ingunn Jolma.EnergyRead more
Ramping up research on geothermal energyRamping up research on geothermal energy
Ramping up research on geothermal energy16.12.2015As drilling technology is essentially the same for oil and gas applications as for geothermal drilling, IRIS is now in a position to contribute to improved technologies and processes needed for reducing geothermal drilling costs. EnergyRead more
A letter from Houston: Pumps & PipesA letter from Houston: Pumps & Pipes
A letter from Houston: Pumps & Pipes16.12.2015Pumps & Pipes is a platform that brings together professionals of diverse technical backgrounds by affording views into “the other guy´s toolkit”.EnergyRead more
Vi søker forskningskoordinatorVi søker forskningskoordinator
Vi søker forskningskoordinator17.11.2015Er du den vi leter etter? IRIS Energi har ledig en spennende stilling innenfor et av våre satsingsområder. Stillingen er knyttet til SFI-senteret vårt DrillWell (www.drillwell.no) der vi i en periode har økende behov for administrative ressurser.EnergyRead more
IRIS profiled in Adjacent Oil & GasIRIS profiled in Adjacent Oil & Gas
IRIS profiled in Adjacent Oil & Gas17.11.2015Software can act as a key enabler to reduce drilling cost and to increase oil recovery, says research scientist Jan Einar Gravdal. Read about IRIS and DrillWell and their ongoing research within simulation and drilling automation.EnergyRead more
Næringsministeren på besøkNæringsministeren på besøk
Næringsministeren på besøk06.11.2015Monica Mæland kom sammen med sitt følge fra Nærings- og fiskeridepartementet og ordfører Christine Sagen Helgø. Sammen fikk de presentert IRIS sine planer for støtte til grensesprengende innovasjon, med påfølgende demonstrasjon av verdensnyheten RDS' boredekksrobot som står installert på boredekket til Ullrigg. EnergyRead more
INTPART-funding to “NorTex Data Science Cluster”INTPART-funding to “NorTex Data Science Cluster”
INTPART-funding to “NorTex Data Science Cluster”20.10.2015The Research Council of Norway has announced that the “NorTex Data Science Cluster” project is granted funding from INTPART.EnergyRead more
Norway Pumps & Pipes åpner for nye næringsmuligheter Norway Pumps & Pipes åpner for nye næringsmuligheter
Norway Pumps & Pipes åpner for nye næringsmuligheter 02.10.2015Torsdag 1. oktober ble det arrangert et fagtreff på Universitetet i Stavanger (UiS) der utvalgte forskere presenterte sine «verktøykasser» som kan danne grunnlag for kompetanseoverføringer mellom de ulike fagområdene.EnergyRead more
IRIS Energy Newsletter September 2015IRIS Energy Newsletter September 2015
IRIS Energy Newsletter September 201530.09.2015Geothermal energy is high on the agenda in IRIS these days as we were recently awarded an H2020 project together with European partners. Read more about our projects and other activities in our September issue.EnergyRead more
GeoWell – an EU project on geothermal well technologyGeoWell – an EU project on geothermal well technology
GeoWell – an EU project on geothermal well technology29.09.2015A consortium consisting of - ISOR, IRIS, GFZ, TNO, BRGM, Statoil, HS Orka and Acquit Business Development, has been awarded a HORIZON 2020 project, which is the EU framework programme for research and innovation.EnergyRead more
IRIS Energy Newsletter June 2015IRIS Energy Newsletter June 2015
IRIS Energy Newsletter June 201526.06.2015Innovation and bringing technology to the market has been high on the agenda for IRIS in 2015. With today’s announcement of funding from the Research Council for our national advanced drilling infrastructure “Virtual Arena “, we aim to take further leaps within drilling automation.EnergyRead more
Czech-Norwegian research project to prepare a CO2 storage pilot in the Czech RepublicCzech-Norwegian research project to prepare a CO2 storage pilot in the Czech Republic
Czech-Norwegian research project to prepare a CO2 storage pilot in the Czech Republic26.06.2015REPP-CO2 is a Czech-Norwegian research project focusing primarily on the development of the CO2 geological storage technology in the Czech Republic through its validation by means of a pilot project in geological settings similar to possible future commercial storage sites. EnergyRead more
The 10th EnKF workshop in a Nutshell!The 10th EnKF workshop in a Nutshell!
The 10th EnKF workshop in a Nutshell!26.06.2015The EnKF workshop is an annual event organized by IRIS, Uni-CIPR, NERSC and Statoil. This 10th workshop was held in Flåm and included the “Norway in a Nutshell” trip; going with boat from Bergen to Flåm, and back to Bergen with train.EnergyRead more
IRIS granted 40 MNOK from the Research Council of Norway to realize Virtual ArenaIRIS granted 40 MNOK from the Research Council of Norway to realize Virtual Arena
IRIS granted 40 MNOK from the Research Council of Norway to realize Virtual Arena26.06.2015On June 26th, the Research Council of Norway granted IRIS funding for Virtual Arena, a unique infrastructure for drilling and well modeling. This is a major acknowledgement of IRIS's position as the leading research institute within drilling and well. EnergyRead more
IRIS among the best groups in the evaluation of the basic and long-term researchIRIS among the best groups in the evaluation of the basic and long-term research
IRIS among the best groups in the evaluation of the basic and long-term research26.06.2015In the official report from the evaluation of the basic and long-term research within Engineering Science in Norway (Teknologifagevalueringen), we find the evaluation of 64 research units (universities, university colleges and institutes). The panels focused on the quality and relevance of engineering science in Norway.EnergyRead more
IOR Norway 2015: Joining forces to recover more!IOR Norway 2015: Joining forces to recover more!
IOR Norway 2015: Joining forces to recover more!26.06.2015The National IOR Centre of Norway’s first annual IOR conference, IOR Norway 2015, took place at the University of Stavanger April 28 and 29. EnergyRead more
IOR NORWAY 2015 officially openIOR NORWAY 2015 officially open
IOR NORWAY 2015 officially open28.04.2015- It is a great pleasure to be at the IOR-Conference for the first time. The central theme is “Joining forces – to recover more” - I support that, said The Minister of Petroleum and Energy, Tord Lien in his opening speech.EnergyRead more
IRIS partner in the new SFI Offshore MechatronicsIRIS partner in the new SFI Offshore Mechatronics
IRIS partner in the new SFI Offshore Mechatronics27.04.2015SFI Offshore Mechatronics is the first out of 17 new SFI's (Centres for Research-based Innovation) which will start in 2015 and which have been given SFI status and granted funding from the Research Council in November 2014. EnergyRead more
Stor interesse for Teknologiløft Boring og Brønn Stor interesse for Teknologiløft Boring og Brønn
Stor interesse for Teknologiløft Boring og Brønn 27.03.2015Tirsdag 24.03 arrangerte IRIS seminaret Teknologiløft for Boring og Brønn. Over 100 deltakere fra industrien, universitetene og forskningsmiljøene deltok.EnergyRead more
VIRTUAL ARENA - blir verdens mest avanserte og realistiske boresimulatorVIRTUAL ARENA - blir verdens mest avanserte og realistiske boresimulator
VIRTUAL ARENA - blir verdens mest avanserte og realistiske boresimulator24.03.2015Ullrigg i Stavanger er verdens mest avanserte fullskala testrigg. Nå ønsker IRIS å koble den sammen med sin simulator, for å skape et unikt testsenter for ny teknologi. EnergyRead more
Technology Seminar March 24Technology Seminar March 24
Technology Seminar March 2418.03.2015More than 100 attendees from the industry have registered for a day filled with interesting views and speeches on how to uphold focus on cost reduction and efficiency within drilling and well operations in times with low oil prices. EnergyRead more
Ground breaking researchGround breaking research
Ground breaking research18.03.2015In the fall of 2014 the Research Council of Norway (RCN) called for a new type of projects named “grensesprengende” – ground breaking – under the PETROMAKS 2 program. EnergyRead more
TEKNOLOGILØFT Boring og BrønnTEKNOLOGILØFT Boring og Brønn
TEKNOLOGILØFT Boring og Brønn26.02.2015Velkommen til IRIS-seminar! Historien har vist at de store teknologiløftene ofte kommer i nedgangstider. Klarer vi dette igjen? Møt fagfolk innen boring og brønn tirsdag 24. mars på Måtidets Hus. Meld deg på her!EnergyRead more
Alt er ikke svart...Alt er ikke svart...
Alt er ikke svart...26.02.2015...lavere oljepris og omstilling gir også muligheter! Om man skal dømme etter medieoppslagene den siste tiden, er oljebransjen på full fart inn i solnedgangen. Les vår kronikk i Aftenbladet.EnergyRead more
Automatic kick control reduces kick size, time to establish control of wellAutomatic kick control reduces kick size, time to establish control of well
Automatic kick control reduces kick size, time to establish control of well18.12.2014See interview with Jing Zhou, Senior Research Scientist at IRIS, where she explaines two well control procedures using pressure-while-drilling (PWD) technology: dynamic shut-in and automatic kick control (AKC). EnergyRead more
Better simulation toolsBetter simulation tools
Better simulation tools17.12.2014Simulation workshop with focus on Open Porous Media.EnergyRead more
DrillTronics™ successfully installed on Statoil's Statfjord CDrillTronics™ successfully installed on Statoil's Statfjord C
DrillTronics™ successfully installed on Statoil's Statfjord C02.12.2014The system has been developed by IRIS and commercialised by Sekal. It is the world's first permanently installed automated drilling system for conventional drilling.EnergyRead more
Ghanas president på besøk hos IRISGhanas president på besøk hos IRIS
Ghanas president på besøk hos IRIS03.11.2014Ghanas president, H.E. John Dramani Mahama, var på offisielt Norgesbesøk 29. – 31. oktober og den siste dagen, fredag, var viet til Stavanger i sin helhet, inkludert IRIS.EnergyRead more
From coring to numerical simultaions in AvignonFrom coring to numerical simultaions in Avignon
From coring to numerical simultaions in Avignon26.09.2014Representatives from UiS and IRIS were present at the 2014 International Symposium of the Society of Core analysts.EnergyRead more
Solving the Mathematics of Oil Recovery at Mount EtnaSolving the Mathematics of Oil Recovery at Mount Etna
Solving the Mathematics of Oil Recovery at Mount Etna26.09.2014IRIS participated strongly at the 14th European Conference on the Mathematics of Oil Recovery, ECMOR XIV, held from 8-11 September 2014 in Catania, Italy.EnergyRead more
Stavanger Oilers swings sledgehammer at Ullrigg’s drill floorStavanger Oilers swings sledgehammer at Ullrigg’s drill floor
Stavanger Oilers swings sledgehammer at Ullrigg’s drill floor26.09.2014Only days before this year’s ironman competition, seven Oilers players visited IRIS and Ullrigg to star in this year’s promotion film that will be shown before every Oilers home match this season. EnergyRead more
Robot-boring gir billigere utvinningRobot-boring gir billigere utvinning
Robot-boring gir billigere utvinning12.09.2014Snart starter byggingen av West Group sin contionous motion rig - og Ullrigg får dermed selskap av et nytt boretårn til 200 millioner kroner.EnergyRead more
Vil skvise mer ut av eksisterende oljefeltVil skvise mer ut av eksisterende oljefelt
Vil skvise mer ut av eksisterende oljefelt09.09.2014Forskning.no: I dag får vi bare opp litt over 50 prosent av oljen fra Nordsjøen. For hver prosent ekstra selskapene klarer å skvise ut av reservoarene, øker lønnsomheten med flere hundre milliarder. EnergyRead more
Den siste dråpen verdt 500 milliarderDen siste dråpen verdt 500 milliarder
Den siste dråpen verdt 500 milliarder27.08.2014IRIS på ONS: For hver prosent økt utvinning av de kjente oljeforekomstene, øker verdien med 500 milliarder kroner.EnergyRead more
See you next weekSee you next week
See you next week22.08.2014Did you know, that as little as 1% increased oil recovery, can provide up to NOK 500 billion financial gains ? Visit our stand #1190/Hall M at ONS to learn how we can make it happen! EnergyRead more
Joining forces at the ONS 2014Joining forces at the ONS 2014
Joining forces at the ONS 201421.08.2014The Offshore Northern Seas conference in Stavanger is approaching, and for the first time, IRIS and the University of Stavanger will have a joint stand. The theme is "Improved oil recovery".EnergyRead more
Midsummer night in BergenMidsummer night in Bergen
Midsummer night in Bergen01.07.2014For the 9th time IRIS arranged the EnKF workshop together with researchers at Uni Research, CIPR and NERSC June 23-25 at Solstrand Hotel.EnergyRead more
COREC-seminar – exchanging knowledge for improved oil recoveryCOREC-seminar – exchanging knowledge for improved oil recovery
COREC-seminar – exchanging knowledge for improved oil recovery01.07.2014This year’s COREC seminar was the 12th annual seminar and held more than 50 participants. EnergyRead more
VIRTUAL ARENA - a world-leading laboratory within drilling and well technologyVIRTUAL ARENA - a world-leading laboratory within drilling and well technology
VIRTUAL ARENA - a world-leading laboratory within drilling and well technology01.07.2014Virtual Arena will be a unique development-, test-, and training facility applicable from the early stage of development to the first stages of qualification of automated and remotely controlled drilling systems.EnergyRead more
Bedre simuleringsverktøy kan gi økt oljeutvinningBedre simuleringsverktøy kan gi økt oljeutvinning
Bedre simuleringsverktøy kan gi økt oljeutvinning17.06.2014Dagens verktøy for å simulere effekten av metoder for økt oljeutvinning er ikke gode nok. Det mener IRIS-forsker Aksel Hiorth.EnergyRead more
The IOR-centre is officially open!The IOR-centre is officially open!
The IOR-centre is officially open!28.03.2014In front of more than 250 invited guests, the National IOR-centre was today officially opened by the Minister of Petroleum and Energy, Tord Lien. The opening was an international happening, as guests from all over the world were present. EnergyRead more
SBBU changes its name to DrillWellSBBU changes its name to DrillWell
SBBU changes its name to DrillWell27.03.2014SBBU (Senter for boring og brønn for økt utvinning) is proud to announce its new profile and change of name to DrillWell.EnergyRead more
A breakthrough in drilling automation A breakthrough in drilling automation
A breakthrough in drilling automation 27.03.2014DrillTronics™ will be the first permanent installation of an automated drilling system for conventional drilling. The drillers at Statfjord C will take the system into use within this year's summer.EnergyRead more
Lundin new partner for core sample analysisLundin new partner for core sample analysis
Lundin new partner for core sample analysis27.03.2014How to spend time and money optimally to produce oil and gas? Last year Lundin Norway chose IRIS as partner to find the answer. EnergyRead more
Opening of The National IOR Centre of Norway at Tjod-hallen at UiSOpening of The National IOR Centre of Norway at Tjod-hallen at UiS
Opening of The National IOR Centre of Norway at Tjod-hallen at UiS21.03.2014Please join us on the 26th of March 2014 at the University of Stavanger as we mark the start of this highly anticipated research endeavor. Be there when government, industry and academic partners launch their visions for the new centre.EnergyRead more
Houston-besøk med IOR-senteret på agendaenHouston-besøk med IOR-senteret på agendaen
Houston-besøk med IOR-senteret på agendaen17.03.2014Greater Stavanger, med Stavanger-ordfører Christine Sagen Helgø i spissen, var i Houston i starten av mars med en delegasjon fra akademia og myndigheter for å møte samarbeidspartnere på flere arenaer.EnergyRead more
Besøk av næringspolitisk utvalg i Stavanger kommune Besøk av næringspolitisk utvalg i Stavanger kommune
Besøk av næringspolitisk utvalg i Stavanger kommune 13.03.2014Denne uken har vi hatt besøk av n��ringspolitisk utvalg i Stavanger kommune, med ordfører Christine Sagen Helgø i spissen. EnergyRead more
Vil bruke Ullrigg til raskere riggopplæringVil bruke Ullrigg til raskere riggopplæring
Vil bruke Ullrigg til raskere riggopplæring06.03.2014Norges rederiforbund ser på mulighetene for å bruke Ullrigg til opplæring av riggpersonell på land, som ett av tiltakene som kan øke hastigheten i opplæringen av nye offshoreansatte.EnergyRead more
Trenger 870 nye offshorearbeidere hvert årTrenger 870 nye offshorearbeidere hvert år
Trenger 870 nye offshorearbeidere hvert år06.03.2014På oppdrag fra Norsk olje og gass har IRIS laget en rapport om offshorearbeiderne. Et gigantisk generasjonsskifte står for tur på norsk sokkel. Derfor trenger oljenæringen 870 nye offshorearbeidere hvert år framover.EnergyRead more
Ensemble based Methods: From research to field applicationEnsemble based Methods: From research to field application
Ensemble based Methods: From research to field application19.12.2013In December IRIS hosted another workshop for the joint IRIS Uni-CIPR project “Integrated Workflow and Realistic Geology”. The sponsoring companies are Eni, Statoil, Conoco Phillips, Total and Petrobras in addition to the Research Council of Norway.EnergyRead more
The National Centre for Improved Oil Recovery has kicked off!The National Centre for Improved Oil Recovery has kicked off!
The National Centre for Improved Oil Recovery has kicked off!12.12.2013Although it is taking some time to get the contracts in place and signed by the industrial partners, research activities in the new National Centre for Improved Oil Recovery have already started. EnergyRead more
New head of IRIS EnergyNew head of IRIS Energy
New head of IRIS Energy12.12.2013Many of our clients and collaborative partners may recognize the name and the face of Kristin Flornes, as she is currently the Research Director of the reservoir group at IRIS Energy. As of January 1, 2014, Flornes will enter the management chair of IRIS Energy and join the IRIS management group.EnergyRead more
New automatic drilling fluid measuring systemNew automatic drilling fluid measuring system
New automatic drilling fluid measuring system12.12.2013The drilling industry has two major concerns: operational costs and to reduce the risk of incidents. Studies have shown that a poor drilling fluid management can significantly increase the non-productive time and possibly cause well incidents. EnergyRead more
OTD 2013: Uncertainty modeling in drilling operationsOTD 2013: Uncertainty modeling in drilling operations
OTD 2013: Uncertainty modeling in drilling operations19.11.2013Senior scientist Øystein Arild: Prior to a drilling operation, there is a range of uncertainties; subsurface uncertainties, equipment uncertainties and possible human errors. EnergyRead more
OTD 2013: 7000 milliarder kroner mer til Norge med bedre teknologiOTD 2013: 7000 milliarder kroner mer til Norge med bedre teknologi
OTD 2013: 7000 milliarder kroner mer til Norge med bedre teknologi24.10.2013Økt bruk av teknologi kan hjelpe oss å få ut verdier for flere tusen milliarder kroner på norsk sokkel, sa forskningssjef Sigmund Stokka under OTD sin konferanse.EnergyRead more
IRIS på Offshore Technology DaysIRIS på Offshore Technology Days
IRIS på Offshore Technology Days23.10.2013Programmet under årets OTD er tett og variert, og vi anbefaler et besøk til OTD Technology Conference. Det er en fagkonferanse som arrangeres av IRIS og Christian Michelsen Research.EnergyRead more
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Nasjonalt senter for økt oljeutvinning til Stavanger30.08.2013Det nye senteret for økt oljeutvinning skal ligge på Universitetet i Stavanger. Det ble kunngjort av statsråd Ola Borten-Moe på en pressekonferanse fredag 30.08.EnergyRead more
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International Research Institute of Stavanger
Mailing address:
Visiting address:
P.O. Box 8046, N-4068 Stavanger, Norway
Prof. Olav Hanssensvei 15, 4021 Stavanger


Phone:
Fax:

+47 51 87 50 00
+47 51 87 52 00

General email address: firmapost@iris.no
International Research Institute of Stavanger
Mailing address:
Visiting address:
P.O. Box 8046, N-4068 Stavanger, Norway
Prof. Olav Hanssensvei 15, 4021 Stavanger


Phone:
Fax:

+47 51 87 50 00
+47 51 87 52 00

General email address: firmapost@iris.no
International Research Institute of Stavanger
Mailing address:



Visiting address:
P.O. Box 8046
N-4068 Stavanger
Norway

Prof. Olav Hanssensvei 15 
4021 Stavanger

 
Phone:
Fax:
General email:
+47 51 87 50 00
+47 51 87 52 00
firmapost@iris.no