Linnorm is a conventional gas development located in deepwater in Norway and is operated by A/S Norske Shell. Discovered in 2005, Linnorm lies in block 6406/9P (PL 255), with water depth of around 1,010 feet.

The project is currently in feed stage and is expected to start commercial production in 2023. The Linnorm conventional gas development will involve the drilling of approximately five wells and includes subsea tree.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Shell, Petoro, Equinor and TotalEnergies.

Production from Linnorm

Production from the Linnorm conventional gas development project is expected to begin in 2023 and is forecast to peak in 2025, to approximately 2,151 bpd of crude oil and condensate and 299 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, the production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2062.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 152.07 Mmboe, comprised of 6.6 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 872.79 bcf of natural gas reserves.

Contractors involved in the Linnorm conventional gas field

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

Design/FEED Engineering: John Wood Group, Technip Energies and TechnipFMC

Other Contractors: CCB Subsea

About A/S Norske Shell

A/S Norske Shell is engaged in the exploration, production and marketing of oil and petrochemical products, including gas and gasoline.


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