Shrek is a conventional gas development located in deepwater in Norway and is operated by Aker BP. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, Shrek was discovered in 2019, lies in block 6507/5P (PL 838), with water depth of around 1,174 feet. Buy the profile here.

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The project is currently in feasibility stage and is expected to start commercial production in 2026.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Aker BP, Equinor, Others and Rex International Holding.

Production from Shrek

Production from the Shrek conventional gas development project is expected to begin in 2026 and is forecast to peak in 2027, Based on economic assumptions, the production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2065.

Contractors involved in the Shrek conventional gas field

Some of the key contractors involved in the Shrek project as follows.

Other Contractors: Aker Solutions, Corinth Pipeworks, Odfjell Drilling and Applied Petroleum Technology

About Aker BP

Aker BP ASA (Aker BP) carries out the exploration, field development, and production of oil and gas. The company's operating field includes Alvheim, Ivar Aasen, Skarv, Edvard Grieg, Ula, and Valhall. It also holds a partnership in the Johan Sverdrup field. Aker BP serves the production of energy and raw materials for various products. The company's products and services are utilized across various industries that require energy and raw materials. It works in alliances with strategic partners. Aker BP is headquartered in Fornebu, Oslo, Norway.

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This content was updated on 14 May 2024

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