Scandic Fornebu 23-24 May 2018

Welcome to NCS Exploration 2018

Recent Discoveries

Some 10 discoveries have been made this year (so far), while there were 13 discoveries last year. A majority should be considered technical and marginal discoveries. Many discoveries can be classified as “near field”.

During the conference we will to review dry wells, presumed technical discoveries and possible/likely commercial discoveries. The purpose is to take advantage of new knowledge in order to increase the gradient of the learning curve.





Session 1: Introduction and plenary discussion

Session 2: 

Session 3: 

Session 4: Core viewing

Session 5: Field trip with Morten Bergan (BayernGas): The Ordovician sedimentary rocks of the Oslo Rift


Session 6: 

Session 7: 

Session 8: 

Session 9: 

See the preliminary program here


Location: Scandic Fornebu

NCS Exploration 2017 finner sted ved Scandic Fornebu Foto: Halfdan Carstens

NCS Exploration 2017 takes place at Scandic Fornebu, right outside Oslo. Gelogically speaking the venue is in the middle of the cambro-silurian sedimentary rocks of the Oslo Rift. Foto: Halfdan Carstens


The conference and exhibition are organised by the Geological Society of Norway and GeoPublishing AS.