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A closer look at the West of Shetland’s offshore potential

The oil and gas industry has been active in the West of Shetlands (WoS) area for the last 40 years, with interest in the area and licensing rounds significantly increasing in the past two decades. As the WoS is predominantly a deep-water environment with depths of more than 1,500 metres in places, it has proven challenging for exploration with a complex and less familiar geology and a lack of established infrastructure.


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