Bream Oil Field

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Summary Information

  • Operator: Premier
  • Country: Norway
  • Location: Norwegian Continental Shelf
  • Production start: First oil is targeted for late 2015
  • Partners: Premier - 50%, KUFPEC - 30%, Tullow - 20%
  • Type: Oil / Gas
  • Estimated Reserves:
  • Production Volume:

Description

  • The name of the field has been changed to Vette
  • The field is located at a water depth of about 110 metres in the southeastern part of the North Sea, approximately 50 kilometres northwest of the Yme field
  • The field is to be developed utilising four production and two water injection wells tied back to the Bream FPSO

Contractors

  • Sevan: Hull and marine FEED
  • Aibel: Topsides FEED
  • Xodus Group: Subsea FEED

History

  • 1972 - Bream Oil Field discovered
  • 2009 - An appraisal well, including two horizontal sidetracks, was drilled
  • 2012 - Premier acquired a further 20% stake from Skeie Energy
  • 2013 - Premier increased its stake to 50% and KUFPEC to 30% acquiring stakes from BG Group
  • 2014 - FEED contracts awarded
  • 2015 - Det Norske acquired Premier's stake

Geology

  • The reservoir is in Middle Jurassic sandstones in the Sandnes Formation, at a depth of about 2 300 metres.

Links

  1. Future developments, NPD
  2. Drilling update – Norway, Congo
  3. Bream sale and purchase agreement signed
  4. Bream acquisition and transfer of operatorship
  5. Premier Oil 1st Half 2014 Operational Review - Norway
  6. Bream FEED contract awarded Sevan Marine
  7. Sale Of Norwegian Business

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