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Wintershall Noordzee B.V. based in Rijswijk, the Netherlands, was established in 1965. One of the largest producers of natural gas in the Netherlands, Wintershall operates a total of 26 offshore installations in the North Sea, one of our traditional core regions. To ensure the efficiency of our operations, we control 17 of these Dutch platforms and one in Germany, as well as the Wingate platform in the UK, from the Wintershall central control room in Den Helder, the Netherlands, with a cutting-edge radio surveillance and control system.

Wintershall to go

Once around the (Wintershall) world! Find out all about Germany's largest oil and gas producer in the company’s new digital brochure for iPad, Android and Windows tablets. In the "At a Glance" publication, you can interactively explore and learn out about our core regions and technology. All important facts and figures are provided.

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Wintershall raises oil and gas production again

Earnings in 2015 significantly below previous year owing to price developments / High production target for 2018 remains unchanged / Increase in activities in Russia, Argentina and Norway / Expenditures will decrease considerably in 2016
Kassel. Wintershall made a profit of more than 1 billion euros in 2015 for the fifth year in a row – despite the challenging economic environment. Earnings after taxes and minority interests totaled 1.050 billion euros (2014: 1.464). 

Wintershall in the Netherlands

Wintershall Nederland B.V. is the Dutch holding for Wintershall in the Netherlands. The holding consists of five subsidiary companies, is 50% shareholder in Wintershall Noordzee B.V. and Wintershall Services B.V., and is sole shareholder in Wintershall Transport & Trading B.V., Wintershall Global Support B.V. and Wintershall Petroleum B.V., all located in Rijswijk. Wintershall Noordzee B.V. and Wintershall Services B.V. are active in the exploration and production of oil and gas in the Dutch, Danish and English sectors of the North Sea.

Wintershall is an international oil and gas company

Operations in four continents
Wintershall is an international active oil and gas company with operations in four continents. We look back on 120 years of drilling experience. For more than 85 years, we have been actively involved in the exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas. The company employs about 2,000 people from 50 countries. We are s subsidiary of BASF, the largest chemical company in the world.