The overall goal for COREC is to increase oil recovery from producing fields by understanding the reservoirs and the relevant methods and to become a leading IOR center in an international network. COREC supports building and maintaining a strong national competence within improved oil recovery, through education and research.
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COREC Seminar 2017The two-day seminar had a special focus on Water & Scale Management and EOR & Modelling. It took place at ConocoPhillips in Tananger on December 11th-12th.
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New Board members in CORECRecently Kåre R. Vagle, ConocoPhillips was appointed as new chairman for the COREC Board. Kristin M.Flornes, IRIS, replaced Aina M. Berg as a Board member.
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Honored with IOR prizeProfessor Tor Austad of the University of Stavanger and the Corec research centre have been honoured with the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate's IOR prize for their work on recovering more oil from chalk reservoirs.
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Research and technology development are key factors to push new ways to produce the remaining oil resources.

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