Elland is a conventional gas development located in shallow water in the UK and is operated by IOG North Sea. Elland lies in block 49/21a VULCAN EAST, with water depth of around 100 feet.

The project is currently in approval stage and is expected to start commercial production in 2024. Final investment decision (FID) of the project will be approved in 2022. The Elland conventional gas development will involve the drilling of approximately two wells and includes wellhead platform.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Independent Oil and Gas and Berkshire Hathaway Energy.

Production from Elland

Production from the Elland conventional gas development project is expected to begin in 2024 and is forecast to peak in 2025, to approximately 25 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, the production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2043.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 8.89 Mmboe, comprised of 53.31 bcf of natural gas reserves.

Contractors involved in the Elland conventional gas field

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

Design/FEED Engineering: Heerema International Group Services and John Wood Group

EPC Contractors: Heerema International Group Services

Other Contractors: DORIS Engineering and Schlumberger


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