Brynhild Oil Field

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Summary Information

  • Operator: Lundin
  • Country: Norway
  • Location: Norwegian North Sea
  • Production start:
  • Partners: Talisman
  • Type: Oil
  • Estimated Reserves: 3.2 million Sm³ oil (recoverable)
  • Production Volume:


  • Brynhild will be developed with four wells drilled from a subsea template; two oil producers and two water injectors. One of the water injectors will be used as a production well to increase recovery and enhance early production rates.
  • The wellstream will be transported by pipeline to the Pierce FPSO located at the Pierce field for processing.


  • Halliburton: Directional drilling, logging-while-drilling, cementing, drilling fluids, and completion equipment and services
  • Aker Solutions: Engineering, procurement and construction of a subsea production system
  • Technip: Includes spools, tie-ins, trenching and protection of the flowlines, together with installation of subsea structures and the control umbilical


  • 2010 - Marathon sold its share to Statoil
  • 2011 - Technip & Aker Solutions awarded subsea contracts
  • 2012 - Lundin Petroleum Increases Ownership to 90%
  • 2013 - Development drilling started


  • The reservoir lies at a depth of about 3 300 metres in Late Jurassic sandstones belonging to the Ula Formation. The reservoir contains strongly under-saturated oil at reservoir conditions closely bordering high pressure – high temperature (HPHT) conditions.


  1. Brynhild, NPD
  2. Halliburton Wins Services Contracts for HP/HT Fields in Norway
  3. Aker Solutions wins Brynhild subsea contract
  4. Technip awarded a Subsea contract for the Brynhild project in Norway
  5. Marathon Signs Agreement for Sale of Its Interests in PL 025, PL 048E and PL 187 on the Norwegian Continental Shelf
  6. Lundin Petroleum Increases Ownership In The Brynhild Field Offshore Norway
  7. Consent for start-up of the Brynhild field
  8. Lundin spuds development well on the Brynhild field

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