Located just off the A highway about 3 km west of Gourock, directly across the Clyde from Dunoon.
There was no further activity on the block until when Xcite applied for, and were awarded, a Promote License on the block during the UK 21st Licensing Round.
This was the first licensing round in which Promote Licences had been awarded and represented an important initiative from the UK licensing authorities to encourage small and new-start companies to acquire and promote acreage. In August a successful extended well test was performed to gather more data on the reservoir properties and water cut by using the jack-up Rowan Norway.
In October the Bentley license was reviewed in order to ascertain the appropriate field determination boundary for agreement with the OGA and the boundary of the Bentley oil field has been accepted subject to formal FDP approval.
Xcite announced in February that they had successfully completed a technical review of the first phase of the Bentley field development with the Oil and Gas Authority to ensure that the plan meets the OGA's policy objectives of maximising the economic benefit to the UK of its oil and gas resources.
At the same time the company announced that they anticipate submitting a field development plan to the OGA in The first phase development, with a 5-year drilling programme, and focused on the northern area of the field will be followed by a second phase, which will focus on the western and south areas of the Bentley field.
FDP submission is currently pending commercial and funding discussions which are ongoing as of May The company announced in their third quarter results that technical and commercial due diligence on the Bentley field had been completed by a potential field development partner, but that they remained very actively engaged with a wide range of parties in order to maximise the opportunity to secure the required funding.
Separately, that the company has committed a significant amount of time to a technical review of the Bentley field development concept with the United Kingdom Oil and Gas Authority. Society of Petroleum Engineers.DECC Approves Mariner Field Development Plan and the field is expected to produce for 30 years.
The North Sea is a core area for Statoil and we look forward to taking a leading role in. Norway's Norsk Hydro has agreed to buy a controlling stake in the Bressay oilfield and a minority interest in the Mariner field in the British sector of the North Sea from Chevron for an.
“The sale helps Shell focus on newer growth projects in the North Sea and gives away smaller, older fields and this makes it more focused,” said Iain Armstrong, a London-based analyst with.
They have worked "out in the field" for many years, honing their field skills, ready to deliver fun, personal, informative & interesting boat tours to suit all interests & ages. Minke Whale madness!). Depending on the weather conditions we circumnavigate Bressay, coming back into Lerwick from the North.
Small groups. “I loved my trip. Brasse appraisal well commences drilling in the Norwegian North Sea 25 May 13 kilometres to the south of the Brage field platform, in which the Company holds a % working interest and 13 kilometres to the south east of the Oseberg Field Centre.
Brasse appraisal well commences drilling in the Norwegian North Sea. Download pdf. PSEast Shetland Platform Petroleum Geochemistry and Prospectivity* Arka Dyuti Sarkar1 and James Armstrong2 with reference to the northern North monstermanfilm.com and Petroleum Geology, 12(8), both from the Leadon field.
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