GRYPHON is a producing conventional oil field located in shallow water in the UK and is operated by TotalEnergies E&P North Sea UK. The field is located in block 9/18b ALL, 9/18c AREA R POST CRETACEOUS (IN 9/18A ONLY), and 9/18e ALL, with water depth of 476 feet.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Sojitz and TotalEnergies.


Production from Gryphon

The Gryphon conventional oil field recovered 99.31% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 1995. The peak production was approximately 41.04 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 27 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2025.


Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 1.09 Mmboe, comprised of 1.05 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 0.26 bcf of natural gas reserves.


About TotalEnergies E&P North Sea UK

TotalEnergies E&P North Sea UK Ltd (TotalEnergies E&P North Sea), formerly Total E&P North Sea UK Ltd, a subsidiary of TotalEnergies SE, is a provider of oil and gas exploration services. The company operates offshore installations that produce from the Gryphon, Maclure and Tullich fields (Gryphon FPSO); Dumbarton, Balloch and Lochranza fields (Global Producer 3 FPSO); and from the Janice, Affleck and James fields (Janice FPU). It also develops and operates several projects including the Culzean and Flyndre/Cawdor oil and gas discoveries and straddling the UK and Norwegian median line. The company Maersk Oil has about 36 exploration licenses in the UK, of which 21 are operated. TotalEnergies E&P North Sea is headquartered in London, England, the UK.

Methodology

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