Equinor is an international energy company present in more than 30 countries worldwide, including several of the world’s most important oil and gas provinces. Founded in 1972 under the name Den Norske Stats Oljeselskap AS—Statoil (the Norwegian State Oil company), we changed our name to Equinor in 2018. Our headquarters are in Stavanger, Norway, and we have over 21,000 employees. 

We are the leading operator on the Norwegian continental shelf and have substantial international activities. We are engaged in exploration, development and production of oil and gas, as well as wind and solar power. We sell crude oil and are a major supplier of natural gas, with activities in processing, refining, and trading. Our activities are managed through eight business areas, staffs and support divisions, and we have operations in North and South America, Africa, Asia, Europe and Oceania, and Norway.

    Our History

    Company in Numbers

Total Acreage

242,000 Acres

Number of Fields


Discovered Oil In Gas

200-650 Million BOE


45.818 Billion

Total asset value

118.1 Billion

Cash Reserve

5.26 Billion

Production volume

2,043 Million BOE per day

No. of employees


    Key People

    Corporate Social responsibility

The company is active in about 25 countries worldwide and has assets in attractive petroleum provinces. With revenues of US$15 billion, Statoil employs about 17,000 people worldwide.

    Work Culture


At Equinor, our people are our most valuable natural resource. Our culture, created by our values and a collaborative mindset is what empowers our people to help shape the future of energy. We face the impossible with courage and creativity.

    Safety Culture

We have an holistic approach to security in Equinor covering three disciplines: physical security, information security and personnel security. These three disciplines work together create a strong regime, each protecting against the weaknesses of the next, providing a mix of deterrence and detection.

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