Major waterways that drain into the North Sea include the Kattegat
(which drains the Baltic Sea), the Elbe (at Cuxhaven), the Weser (at
Bremerhaven), the Ems at Emden, the Rhine and Meuse (at Rotterdam),
The North Sea is the part of the Atlantic Ocean situated between the
west coast of Norway and the east coast of Britain.
A bay of the North Sea is Kattegat, between Denmark, Norway,
and Sweden, which connects to the Baltic Sea through �resund, Great
Belt and Small Belt.
available for individual oil fields, because the North Sea has been a
key factor in increasing non-OPEC oil production over the last 20
years, and because the best available technology is used in the
The Impact of Declining Major North Sea Oil Fields Upon
Norwegian and United Kingdom Oil Production
The North Sea has been a major oil production province since its first
significant production in the middle 1970s.
atmosphere of the North Sea has not lost anything of its charm -
especially as you’ll find the most beautiful North Sea hotels here.
North Sea “An der Nordseeküste, am plattdeutschen Strand–“ (“At the
coast of the North Sea, at the Low German beach–”) – goes an old
German folk song generations of people have swayed to.
part of the North Sea coast, traditional sea spas offer plenty of
possibilities for a relaxing beach holiday.
beyond the Straits of Dover, the North Sea becomes the English Channel
connecting to the Atlantic Ocean.
The North Sea is a marginal, epeiric sea on the European continental
The North Sea is bounded by the Orkney Islands and east coasts of
England and Scotland to the west and the northern and central
European mainland to the
In the North Sea lies a dead sea-cat- that shall be their roast meat;
and the rib of a whale-that shall be their silver spoon; and the
hollow foot of a dead horse-that
North Sea an arm of the Atlantic between Great Britain and the N
European mainland. Area: about 569 800 sq. km (220 000 sq.
North Sea, and that makes it keen and sharp.Of Human Bondage by
SeperatorThe North Sea 127 has a considerably higher displacement than
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serious ocean cruise, the North Sea 127 is a vessel that will provide
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The North Sea 127 has been created for cruising comfortably and safely
in severe weather and sea conditions.
the Gullfaks C platform in the North Sea after changes in well
pressure led to a fault on one of two valves designed to prevent a
North Sea connects with the rest of the Atlantic through the Dover
Strait and the English Channel in the south and through the Norwegian
Sea in the north.
The North Sea is a marginal, epeiric sea of the Atlantic Ocean on the
European continental shelf.
The North Sea lies above what used to be the triple junction between
three continental tectonic plates in the early Paleozoic Era.
the North Sea becomes the English Channel, a sea between England and
France. This is called the Dover Straits and is very busy with ships.
The North Sea is a sea in northern Europe. It is part of the Atlantic
between the North Sea and the Skagerrak is at an imagined
line between Lindesnes in Norway, and Hanstholm in Denmark. In the
North, the North sea is open towards the Atlantic.
company's North Sea operations and by limitations on production quotas
in Libya. However, all of the East...
What we're reading about North Sea Oil: An Industry in Crisis?
August 19, 2008 - Brian Wingfield Not sure if that's the case-crisis
might apply to the financial services industry right now-but it's
Bank crosses the North Sea from east to west, extending for about
one-third of the whole distance; near the English coast the depth here
is under 10 fathoms and it increases eastwards to about 20
North Sea is thus on the whole shallow; its bed is part of the *
continental shelf on which the British Isles stand, and it slopes
volume of the North Sea at 11,200 cub.
Area ' '. m., and Krtimmel at 53,730 cub. km. or 12,890 cub.
For the first time in the North Sea's exploration and production
history, the stable of bidders includes numerous small- and mid-size
oil and gas companies.
pool size dwindled in the North Sea to about 30 million barrels, the
major E&P companies exited this mature oil and gas province for
"greener" exploration pastures in offshore South America, Asia and
the North Sea in the late 1990s at approximately 4.5 million boed.
North Sea New Ventures, which was set up prior to Endeavour.
North Sea since the 2001 discovery of Buzzard Field. Three wells and
several sidetracks have now been drilled in the field, which proved to
be a stratigraphic accumulation.
the North Sea and the influx of North American producers.
current provides the exit route for North Sea waters, and is formed
from the waters of these two major inflows and from other much smaller
inputs such as river runoff, the English Channel, and the
The nontidal residual current circulation of the southern North Sea is
mainly determined by wind velocity, but in the north, well-defined
non-wind-driven currents have been identified, especially in the
The North Sea has
extensive marine fisheries and important offshore oil and gas
* Chalk cliffs of Flamborough Head on the North Sea, East Riding of Yorkshire, northern England.
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of the fjords that extend inland from the North Sea along the
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linked Britain with France, and the waters of the North Sea joined
with those of the English Channel. The present coastlines of the North
Sea were probably not established until some 3,000 years ago.
The extent of the North Sea and the level of its water surface have
varied considerably over geologic time. At the end of the Pliocene
Epoch (about 2.
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Decom North Sea has been set up as one of the main outcomes of a
government-funded industry consultation process held in Aberdeen,
Stavanger, Lerwick and Bergen between June
Decom North Sea is a new Aberdeen-based industry forum set up in 2009
to maximise the business opportunities presented by North Sea
“For the North Sea decommissioning supply chain, doing nothing is
simply not an option.
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extraction in the North Sea's inhospitable climate and great depths
requires sophisticated offshore technology.
The North Sea (56°00’ N, 4°00’ E) is the site of Western Europe’s
largest oil and natural gas reserves.
The North Sea oil fields are one of the world’s most important
non-OPEC production sites. Significant North Sea oil and natural gas
reserves were discovered in the 1960s.
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Continent for more than a thousand years, yet the North Sea also has
served as a springboard for the growth of the overseas empires of the
countries bordering it.
The North Sea has had a strong influence on European history.
The North Sea has long been important as one of Europe's most
fields in the North Sea are in decline and the North Sea is about to
lose its prominent role as one of the world's leading oil domains.
gusts and waves 30 metres high, the North Sea has been one of the most
challenging areas for oil exploration and recovery.
North Sea oil is declining
Since the 1970s North Sea oil has not only been a major source of
wealth for both the British and Norwegian economies
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North Sea, arm of the Atlantic Ocean, c.222,000 sq mi (574,980 sq km),
c.600 mi (1,000 km) long and c.400 mi (640 km) wide, NW of Central
The North Sea is deepest (c.
In addition, the North Sea is crisscrossed by navigation routes - some
100,000 ships cross the region per year - raising the probability of
the German North Sea coast in 1998. Although the Pallas lost only
some 90 tonnes of oil, the environmental consequences were enormous.
Some 10,000 sea birds died in the accident.
The North Sea, extending some 750,000 sq km, is one of the areas of
the world with intense maritime oil and gas drilling.
The North Sea Lighthouses of Germany
Baltic Germany ->
This page shows the documentation of the North Sea Lighthouses of
Germany. You can click on the photo of a light to go to it's specific
(larger resolution) copy.
Located on the North Sea waterfront of Duhnen,
just west of Cuxhaven at the southern entrance to the Elbe estuary.
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The North Sea in brief
The North Sea may be a small, shallow pool compared with the
oceans, but nevertheless it is teeming with life.
The entire North Sea is surrounded by densely populated,
highly industrialised countries. The section along the Belgian coast
is no exception to this. On the contrary.
as now, the North Sea offers access to the markets and resources of
Tensions in the North Sea were again heightened in 1904 by the Dogger
Bank incident, in which Russian naval vessels mistook British fishing
boats for Japanese ships and fired on
the next great migration across the North Sea during the Migration
Period invading England.
North Sea bordering countries 500 C.E. roughly the period of the legendary King Arthur.
distribution of biofuels in the Benelux, North Sea Group has set
the market standard by blending biofuels with mineral oil.
North Sea Group is a key player on the Western European downstream
North Sea Group is engaged in the international bunkering,
logistics, sales and trade of oil products and biofuels.
2010-03-24 North Sea Marine Cluster delivers first Facilitation Day
On the 11th December 2009 the North Sea Marine Cluster delivered its
first Facilitation Day aimed at forging
activities within the North Sea but application of the collective
expertise and skills within the Cluster will also have an EU and
The North Sea is one of the world's most important commercial and
Also to the south, the North Sea connects with the rest of the
Atlantic Ocean through the Strait of Dover into the English Channel
and to the north through the Norwegian Sea.
Due to it's very strong winds, the North Sea offers great potential
for offshore wind farms.
The North Sea (historically also known as the German Ocean) is a part
of the Atlantic Ocean and is located between Norway and Denmark in the
east, Scotland and England in the west, and Germany,
lower value than some North Sea crudes and leading to the decision to
export it by tanker rather than co-mingle it in a pipeline.
The Triton fields lie in the North Sea, 190km east of Aberdeen.
The new-build double-hull tanker was built in Korea, then modified in
the Sembawang shipyard, in Singapore.
North Sea Efficient Sink For Carbon Dioxide
ScienceDaily (Oct. 12, 2005)
A relatively large number of algae grow in the North Sea.
seas such as the North Sea remove about three times as much carbon
dioxide from the atmosphere than would be expected on the basis of
their small surface area.
Yann Bozec investigated how the North Sea fulfils this task.
Up until now, little was known about the concentrations and transport
cycle of CO2 in the North Sea.
Alba Phase II - in North Sea Block 16/26, 130 miles north-east of
Aberdeen, came on stream in January 1994.
Firth, in the northern North Sea immediately adjacent to the main
Blake Channel structure, brought on stream in June 2001.
the southern North Sea, in block 49/19, with Brigantine B slightly
extending into 49/18.
Major rivers that drain into the North Sea include the Elbe (at
Cuxhaven), the Weser (at Bremerhaven), the Ems at Emden, the Rhine and
Meuse (at Rotterdam), the Scheldt (at Flushing), the Thames, and the
North Sea - Definition
The North Sea is a sea of the Atlantic Ocean, located between the
A bay of the North Sea is Skagerrak, between Denmark,
Norway, and Sweden, which connects to the Baltic Sea through Kattegat,
Öresund, the Great Belt and the Small Belt.
The North Sea - a part of the Atlantic Ocean - is bordered by
Norway and Denmark, Scotland and England, (and in the southeast) by
the Frisian Islands and Germany, the
between the North Sea and the Baltic Sea, thus saving hundreds of
miles of additional travel time around Denmark, and the related high
costs of transportation.
southern areas the North Sea's depth is less than 150 ft (50
m), but in the north it slopes down to about 600 ft (200 m).