Dolphin is a conventional oil development located in shallow water in the UK and is operated by Parkmead (E&P). According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, Dolphin was discovered in 1992, lies in block 15/21a Residual Area, with water depth of around 466 feet. Buy the profile here.

The project is currently in feed stage and is expected to start commercial production in 2023.

Field participation details

The field is owned by The Parkmead Group.

Production from Dolphin

Production from the Dolphin conventional oil development project is expected to begin in 2023 and is forecast to peak in 2024, to approximately 4,600 bpd of crude oil and condensate. Based on economic assumptions, the production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2057.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 13.12 Mmboe, comprised of 13.12 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate.

Contractors involved in the Dolphin conventional oil field

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

Other Contractors: Independent Project Controls and Agr Tracs International

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