Norne is a producing conventional oil field located in deepwater in Norway and is operated by Equinor Energy. The field is located in block 6608/10P (PL 128) and 6508/1P (PL 128 B), with water depth of 1,253 feet.

Field participation details

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

Production from Norne

The Norne conventional oil field recovered 94.48% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2001. The peak production was approximately 194.55 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate, 105 Mmcfd of natural gas and 3.59 thousand bpd of natural gas liquids. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2026. The field currently accounts for approximately 1% of the country’s daily output.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 38.1 Mmboe, comprised of 17.95 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate, 104.9 bcf of natural gas reserves and 2.67 Mmbbl of natural gas liquid reserves. Norne conventional oil field reserves accounts 0.01% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional oil fields globally.

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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