Clyde Oil Field

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Summary Information

  • Operator: Talisman
  • Country: UK
  • Location: North Sea
  • Production start:
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  • Type: Oil / Gas
  • Estimated Reserves:
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  • The Clyde field, plus satellites Leven and Medwin, is located on block 30/17b
  • It consists of a single large manned steel platform
  • Gas from the Affleck Oil Field is transported to the Clyde Platform

Flyndre & Cawdor

  • The Flyndre field was discovered in 1974 and straddles the UK/Norway median line. Cawdor was discovered in 2008. The fields will be co-developed as a subsea tie-back to Clyde
  • Flyndre will be developed with a single production well. The Cawdor field will be developed initially with a single production well, with potential development of two further wells


  • McDermott: Construction of Clyde Platform
  • Heerema Marine Contractors: Platform Installation
  • Proserv: Electro-hydraulic multiplex subsea control systems, along with its associated topside and subsea interface systems
  • Global Maritime: Warranty surveyor for 16” piggy-backed, trenched infield pipeline - Clyde Q1-B Project

Flyndre & Cawdor

  • Aker Solutions: EPCI contract – engineering, procurement, construction and installation


  • 1982 - Field development approval granted
  • 1992 - Leven development approved
  • 1993 - Medwin development approved
  • 1996 - BP sells the field to Talisman
  • 2014 - Flyndre and Cawdor field development approval



  1. UK Oil and Gas Fields by Approval Date
  2. List Of Oil Production Platforms In The UK
  3. List Of Oil and Gas Production Platforms In The UK
  4. FoundOcean Europe Subsea References
  5. Global Maritime Pipeline References
  6. Serimax Pipeline References
  7. BP Considers Sale of Interests in 'MAST' Oilfields
  8. BP's Beatrice, Buchan and Clyde Fields - Sale Completed
  9. Proserv seals double subsea contracts win
  10. Flyndre and Cawdor field development approval supports Maersk Oil UK’s growth ambitions

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