Saltfleetby Gas Field

Summary Information

  • Operator: Wingas
  • Country: UK
  • Location: Lincolnshire
  • Production start: 1999
  • Partners:
  • Type: Gas
  • Estimated Reserves:
  • Production Volume:

Description

  • Formerly the UK's largest onshore gas field, it is being converted into an underground gas storage facility
  • It will provide between 700 million to 800 million cubic metres of gas storage capacity
  • Gas is supplied to the Conoco operated Theddlethorpe Gas Processing Plant

Contractors

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History

  • 1999 - Production started
  • 2003 - The 7th well was drilled
  • 2004 - Wingas acquires the field from Roc Oil
  • 2010 - Permission granted to convert the field into a storage facility

Geology

Links

  1. WINGAS, Saltfleetby
  2. Drilling Underway At Saltfleetby Gas Field, Onshore United Kingdom
  3. WINGAS buys the "Saltfleetby" onshore natural gas field
  4. Energy security boost as go-ahead given to new gas storage capacity project

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