Exxon Mobil to Extend Norway's Sigyn Field Lifetime Until End-2022

Reuters

OSLO, Feb 24 (Reuters) - Norway's Petroleum Safety Authority has granted consent to operator Exxon Mobil to extend the lifetime of its Sigyn field offshore Norway until end-2022, the safety watchdog said on Friday.

The gas and condensate field around 12 kilometres south-east of the Statoil-operated Sleipner East field has been developed using subsea templates tied back to the Sleipner A facility.

Production from the field was originally estimated to end in 2017.

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) said on its page the Sigyn field's lifetime could be extended by adding new production wells.

Exxon Mobil has a 40 percent stake in Sigyn while Statoil holds 60 percent.

(Reporting by Nerijus Adomaitis, editing by Terje Solsvik)

Copyright 2017 Thomson Reuters. Click for Restrictions.

WHAT DO YOU THINK?

Click on the button below to add a comment.
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
Events  SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER

Our Privacy Pledge
SUBSCRIBE



Most Popular Articles
From the Career Center
Jobs that may interest you
Production Control Coordinator
Expertise: Production Engineering
Location: Houston, TX
 
Senior Engineer - Systems
Expertise: Subsea Engineering
Location: Wallingford, CT
 
United States Rock Springs: Field Engineer - Cased Hole
Expertise: Field Development|Field Service Tech
Location: Rock Springs, WY
 
search for more jobs

Brent Crude Oil : $53.87/BBL 0.48%
Light Crude Oil : $50.73/BBL 0.79%
Natural Gas : $3.33/MMBtu 2.14%
Updated in last 24 hours