Seat is a conventional gas development located in ultra-deepwater in Brazil and is operated by Equinor Brasil Energia. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, Seat was discovered in 2010, lies in block C-M-539, with water depth of around 8,748 feet. Buy the profile here.

The project is currently in approval stage and is expected to start commercial production in 2027. Final investment decision (FID) of the project will be approved in 2023. The Seat conventional gas development will involve the drilling of approximately two wells.

Field participation details

The field is owned by China Petrochemical, Equinor, Petroleo Brasileiro and Repsol.

Production from Seat

Production from the Seat conventional gas development project is expected to begin in 2027 and is forecast to peak in 2028, to approximately 47,174 bpd of crude oil and condensate and 212 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, the production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2050.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 295.37 Mmboe, comprised of 166.19 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 775.07 bcf of natural gas reserves.

Contractors involved in the Seat conventional gas field

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

Design/FEED Engineering: TechnipFMC

Other Contractors: IKM Holding

About Equinor Brasil Energia

Equinor Brasil Energia Ltda is a energy firm. The company owns and runs plants that produce petroleum, natural gas, and solar energy. It is headquartered in Brazil.

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