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Summary Information

  • Operator: NAM
  • Country: Netherlands
  • Location: North Sea
  • Production start:
  • Partners:
  • Type: Oil / Gas
  • Estimated Reserves:
  • Production Volume:

Description

  • The KL block Joint Development Area (‘JDA’) is comprised of six unitised Licences, K7, K8, K11, K14, [K15 Gas Fields K15] and L13, with 28 fields in production from more than 50 wells.
  • The JDA Licences lie in the western part of the Dutch North Sea and are located within the main Rotliegendes fairway, producing gas from the Slochteren reservoirs.
  • * The K7 field consists of four platforms:
    • K7-FA-1 - wellhead platform
    • K7-FA-1 - production platform
    • K7-FD-1 and K7-FB-1 satellite platforms
  • K08 And K11 development consists of four platforms:
    • K8-FA-1 - integrated platform
    • K8-FA-2 & K8-FA-3- satellite platforms
    • K8-FA-1P - accommodation platform
  • The K14 development consists of 3 platforms:
    • K14-FA-1 - Integrated platform
    • K14-FA-1C - compression platform
    • K14-FB-1 - Satellite platform
  • The K15 development consists of 5 platforms:
    • K15-FB-1 & K15-FA-1 integrated platforms
    • K15-FC-1, K15-FG-1 & K15-FK-1 satellite platforms
  • The L13 development consists of 4 platforms:
    • L13-FC-1 - wellhead & production
    • L13-FD-1 & L13-FE-1- satellites
    • L13-FH-1 - subsea completion

Contractors

  • Stolt Offshore: K7-K15 Development pipelines
  • Saipem:
    • Pipeline Installation between L13-FC1 Platform and K-15-FAI
    • Installation of sealine from Platform K15 FB to Challantsoog
  • Emtunga:
    • Temporary quarters, K7
    • K-8 - Single-lift quarters
  • ETPM: K15-FC-1 installation
  • Seaway Heavy Lifting: Transport & Installation of the K8-FA-1 Accommodation platform
  • SLP:
    • K81 Gas Compression Module
    • K8-FA-1 Accommodation platform
  • HSM Offshore: K8-FA-1 Compression Module

History

  • 1975 - First gas from K14
  • 1977 - First two K8 platforms installed
  • 1977 - Production launched from K15
  • 1980 - K7-FA-1 - wellhead platform installed
  • 1982 - K7-FA-1 - production platform installed
  • 1984 - Second K8 satellite platform installed
  • 1985 - K14 Compression platform installed
  • 1986 - L13-FC-1 - wellhead platform installed
  • 1988 - L13-FD-1 - satellite platform installed
  • 1989 - K15-FC-1 satellite platform installed
  • 1989 - L13-FE-1- satellite platform installed
  • 1995 - L13-FH-1 - subsea completion installed
  • 1998 - K7-FD-1 - satellite platform installed
  • 2001 - K8 Accommodation Platform installed
  • 2002 - K15-FK-1 satellite platform added
  • 2003 - K7-FB-1 - Satellite platform installed
  • 2011 - Talisman acquires a share from Vattenfall

Geology

Links

  1. Platforms Netherlands Continental Shelf
  2. Emtunga Europe Offshore Platform References
  3. Serimax Europe Pipeline References
  4. Saipem Europe Pipeline References
  5. Tullow to enhance Dutch portfolio through acquisition of Nuon E&P

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