Lavrans is a conventional gas development located in shallow water in Norway and is operated by Equinor Energy. Discovered in 1995, Lavrans lies in block 6406/2P (PL 199), with water depth of around 912 feet.

The project is currently in construction stage and is expected to start commercial production in 2024. Final investment decision (FID) of the project was approved in 2021.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Petoro, HitecVision, TotalEnergies, Eni and Equinor.

Production from Lavrans

Production from the Lavrans conventional gas development project is expected to begin in 2024 and is forecast to peak in 2025, to approximately 7,956 bpd of crude oil and condensate, 171 Mmcfd of natural gas and 4,790 bpd of natural gas liquids. Based on economic assumptions, the production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2068.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 107.31 Mmboe, comprised of 20.66 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate, 445.26 bcf of natural gas reserves and 12.44 Mmbbl of natural gas liquid reserves.

Contractors involved in the Lavrans conventional gas field

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

Main EPC: Aibel, Aker Solutions, Multiconsult and TechnipFMC

Other Contractors: Aker Solutions, Brevik Engineering, ClampOn and TechnipFMC

About Equinor Energy

Equinor Energy AS (Equinor Energy) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Equinor ASA. The company provides oil and gas exploration and production services. It extracts, refines, and transports natural gas, crude oil, and wind power for manufacturing of synthetic fabrics, plastics, asphalt, cosmetics, and medicines. Equinor Energy is headquartered in Stavanger, Norway.


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