Bentley Oil Field

Summary Information

  • Operator: Xcite Energy
  • Country: UK
  • Location: East Shetland Platform in the UK Northern North Sea
  • Production start:
  • Partners: Xcite Energy- 100%
  • Type: Heavy Oil
  • Estimated Reserves: 550 MMstb
  • Production Volume:

Description

  • Bentley field is one of the largest undeveloped fields in the North Sea, containing some 550 MMstb in-place of 10°-11° API heavy oil
  • Located on the East Shetland Platform in the UK Northern North Sea, 8 km southeast of the Bressay Field (currently operated by Statoil), 15 km east of the Kraken Field (operator: Enquest) and 20 km north-northeast of the Bruce Field (operator: BP).

Contractors

  • Expro: - Contracted to provide heavy oil well testing and data management services

History

  • 1977 - The Bentley Field is discovered

Geology

  • The Bentley Field, is a four-way dip closed structure of Lower Eocene and Upper Palaeocene Dornoch sandstone reservoir, containing around 550 MMstb in-place of 10°-11° API heavy oil

Links

  1. Xcite Energy Bentley
  2. Expro win extended well testing contract in Bentley field

Unless otherwise stated, the content of this page is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 License