Gudrun is a producing conventional oil field located in shallow water in Norway and is operated by Equinor Energy. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block 15/3P (PL 025), with water depth of 358 feet. Buy the profile here.

An expansion project is associated with the Gudrun, namely the Gudrun Phase 2. This project is currently in the commissioning stage, expected to start in 2023.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Equinor, Neptune Energy Group, OMV and Repsol.

Production from Gudrun

The Gudrun conventional oil field recovered 76.13% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2017. The peak production was approximately 54.69 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate, 194.00 Mmcfd of natural gas and 8.31 thousand bpd of natural gas liquids. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2037. The field currently accounts for approximately 1% of the country’s daily output.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 67.06 Mmboe, comprised of 29.29 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate, 166.51 bcf of natural gas reserves and 10.02 Mmbbl of natural gas liquid reserves. Gudrun conventional oil field reserves accounts 0.01% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional oil fields globally.

Contractors involved in the Gudrun conventional oil field

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

Design/FEED Engineering: Aibel

EPC Contractors: Aibel

Other Contractors: Baker Hughes, PGS, CHC Helikopter Service, Moreld Apply and IKM Holding

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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