Orlando Oil Field

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Summary Information

  • Operator: Iona Energy
  • Country: UK
  • Location:
  • Production start:
  • Partners: Atlantic Petroleum
  • Type: Oil / Gas
  • Estimated Reserves:
  • Production Volume:

Description

  • The Orlando Field will be developed with the drilling of up to two wells (one of which will be a re-entry of the Orlando appraisal well which was drilled in December 2011), two production trees and a manifold, tied back, to the Ninian Central Platform
  • The tie back involves a 10.8 kilometre 8 inch diameter production pipeline, and a separate power, electro-hydraulic control and chemical umbilical.
  • The processed hydrocarbons will be exported via the existing Ninian Pipeline System (NPS) to the Sullom Voe Oil Terminal on the Shetland Islands.

Contractors

  • KWSubsea:
    • Conceptual design and FEED for subsea tie back development
    • Concept design of options for a manifold and SSIV structure

History

  • 1989 - The Orlando Field was discovered by Chevron
  • 2011 - Appraisal well drilled
  • 2012 - Atlantic Petroleum acquires a 25% stake
  • 2013 - DECC approval granted

Geology

Links

  1. Orlando Field Development ES
  2. KWSubsea Subsea References
  3. Iona Energy Announces Sale of Interest in the Orlando & Kells Fields
  4. Iona Energy Orlando Field Development Plan Approval

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