Lyell is a producing conventional oil field located in shallow water in the UK and is operated by CNR International (U.K.) Developments. The field is located in block 3/2a ALL, with water depth of 492 feet.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Canadian Natural Resources.

Production from Lyell

The Lyell conventional oil field recovered 92.47% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 1996. The peak production was approximately 8.94 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 11 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2036.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 2.41 Mmboe, comprised of 2.28 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 0.74 bcf of natural gas reserves.

About CNR International (U.K.) Developments

CNR International (U.K.) Developments Limited is engaged in the exploration of oil and gas.


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