Located in the northern north sea, statoil's mariner area development project calls for the development of mariner and mariner east ultra-heavy oil fields, with an estimated $7bn investment the project lies at water depths that range between 97m and 112m it is located approximately 130km off the nearest british coast,. Production company ltd t h e o i l steaming resources to reserves north sea heavy oil: steam flooding – twice the oil in half the time 1500 psi, bubble point = 1500 psi harding, 74% pilot steam flood potential c 60% rf alba 50% captain 37% mariner (maureen) mariner (heimdal) bressay. According to the shipbuilder's regulatory filing on friday, statoil canceled the order for the fixed platform for the bressay heavy oil project located in the uk sector of the north sea on thursday, july 28 the field is operated by statoil with 81625% interest, while the remaining 18375% interest is held by. Statoil is also the operator for the bressay heavy oil field on the uk continental shelf where expected recoverable oil volume is 200-300 million barrels “we have chosen a stepwise approach starting with mariner to ensure experience transfer and learning before we move forward with bressay the bressay. Statoil has indicated it is to “re-evaluate” the development concept for its bressay heavy oil field in the uk north sea and it has also decided to delay a field development decision bressay was due to follow statotil's us $7 billlion mariner heavy oil development by about a year and was to use the same.
Statoil asa has awarded an integrated drilling and well services contract for the mariner heavy oil field in the uk north sea to schlumberger oilfield uk plc usage of time and material” the contract with schlumberger also includes options for the bressay field, currently in the “concept evaluation phase. Shut down actual daily production (green plot) from 1-january-2013 to 10- november-2013, inclusive (all figures boepd enquest net) mariner heimdal 508 cp ▫ bressay 540 cp ▫ bentley 1500 cp ▫ government of alberta classification ▫ “medium oil” 1 – 100 cp ▫ “heavy crude oil” 100 – 10,000 cp. Difficult to prevent excessive heat losses the pilot fields are similar but more advance in concept for steam injection bressay is marginal heavy oil and it's development was cancelled by statoil last year, possibly until they see the results of the mariner development, which is similar but more commercial. Statoil is developing the mariner and bressay fields which are heavy oil discoveries in the uk sector of the north sea the mariner project includes one platform called the pdq with process, drilling and living quarters and one ship called the fsu with oil storage, oil export and diluent import a jack-up drill rig will be.
Historical production data from decc projection for producing fields based on a simple decline development & discovery profiles extracted from operator presentations or publicly released documents pilot profile - the steam oil production company ltd timings for bentley, bressay and pilot are all. North sea heavy oil province mariner bentley ➢ bentley , discovered 1977, 10–12 oapi, 2012 ewt development ready ➢ captain, discovered 1977 bressay kraken in underlying heimdal rar december 2015 bentley (mmstb ) mean p90 p50 p10 piip 8851 7412 8809 10339 recoverable reserves. But because of the oil's extremely high viscosity, previous operators were not able to extract it in 2007, we acquired the operatorship, and with the experience gained from working with other heavy oil fields, we managed to solve the challenges the mariner project will be one of statoil's most innovative developments ever.
The mariner field development continues, and we are actively pursuing opportunities to increase value creation from the mariner area” the bressay heavy oil field was first discovered in 1976, but a combination of technical and commercial challenges has resulted in the long period to mature the discovery. This report was prepared in accordance with standard geological and engineering methods generally accepted by the oil and gas industry estimates of hydrocarbon reserves and resources should be regarded only as estimates that may change as further production history and additional information. Mariner last december, chevron transferred to statoilhydro its operating interests in three heavy oilfield licenses which included the complex bressay, mariner, and mariner east discoveries despite more than a decade's production experience with the heavy oil captain field, chevron could not deliver a. The heavy load carrier forte arrived off gulberwick a few days ago photos: courtesy of billy fox platform topside modules for the mariner oil field, 93 miles east of shetland, have started arriving off the isles the 216-metre heavy load vessel forte has been lying off gulberwick for a number of days.
Has reached peak production ▫ next generation of heavy-oil fields likely to be 10 to 18 0api : ▫ bentley, bressay, mariner aiming for 2014 start-up ▫ huge remaining resources to fill the decline curve ▫ benefit from lessons learnt from first generation total average daily production for fields less than 210. Expansion of ukcs fields in the uk, eicdatastream is tracking 165 active and future offshore projects worth usd 835 billion key established projects include the usd 96 billion mariner and the usd 45 billion bressay heavy oil fields off the east of shetland, and the usd 71 billion clair heavy oil field.