Finance & Investing
News Services
Newsletters
Get free industry updates via email.
Daily News
Weekly News
Equipment Updates
Weekly Job Register
Monthly Event Guide
Our privacy
pledge.


advertisement

Lundin Commences Drilling at Brynhild Development Well

change text size

Lundin Petroleum reported Monday that it has spud the first development well on the Brynhild field on production license 148 in the Norwegian North Sea.

Brynhild is located next to the Norway-UK border, some 135 miles from the Norwegian mainland. The development of Brynhild involves the drilling of four development wells with a subsea tie-back to the Haewene Brim FPSO vessel, which is located at the Shell Pierce development in the UK sector of the North Sea.

The wells are being drilled using the Maersk Guardian (350' ILC) rig, with drilling operations expected to continue until the second quarter of next year. Estimated gross reserves at Brynhild are approximately 23 million barrels of oil equivalent, with gross peak production expected to be 12,000 boepd.

Lundin has a 90-percent working interest in Brynhild, while Talisman Energy Norge has a 10-percent interest.

 



Have a news tip? Share it with Rigzone!
Email news@rigzone.com

WHAT DO YOU THINK?

Post a Comment Generated by readers, the comments included herein do not reflect the views and opinions of Rigzone. All comments are subject to editorial review. Off-topic, inappropriate or insulting comments will be removed.

Related Companies
For More Information on the Offshore Rig Fleet:
RigLogix can provide the information that you need about the offshore rig fleet, whether you need utilization and industry trends or detailed reports on future rig contracts. Subscribing to RigLogix will allow you to access dozens of prebuilt reports and build your own custom reports using hundreds of available data columns. For more information about a RigLogix subscription, visit www.riglogix.com.

More from this Author
Rigzone Staff
e-mail us at news@rigzone.com
 -  Magnus Energy to Participate in PEL 10... (Nov 28)
 -  Indonesia to Name One of Three Candida... (Nov 28)
 -  Tethys Petroleum Appoints John Bell as... (Nov 27)
 -  Odjfell Revenues, Profits Decline duri... (Nov 26)
 -  Urals Receives Payment for Tanker Ship... (Nov 26)
Most Popular Articles
From the Career Center
Jobs that may interest you
Floorhand I
Expertise: Floorhand
Location: Odessa/Midland, TX
 
Project Manager / Upstream Projects / Consultancy / Contract
Expertise: Field Development, Project Management
Location: Houston, TX
 
Reservoir Engineer - US Onshore Focus
Expertise: Reservoir Engineering
Location: Houston , TX
 
search for more jobs