West White Rose Extension is a conventional oil development located in shallow water in Canada and is operated by Cenovus Energy. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, Buy the profile here.

The project is currently in construction stage and is expected to start commercial production in 2026. Final investment decision (FID) of the project was approved in 2017. The development cost is expected to be $3,171 m. The West White Rose Extension conventional oil development will involve the drilling of approximately 40 wells and includes FPSO and gravity based platforms.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Cenovus Energy, Nalcor Energy and Suncor Energy.

Production from West White Rose Extension

Production from the West White Rose Extension conventional oil development project is expected to begin in 2026 and is forecast to peak in 2031, to approximately 42,990 bpd of crude oil and condensate. Based on economic assumptions, the production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2045.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 166.43 Mmboe, comprised of 166.43 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate.

Contractors involved in the West White Rose Extension conventional oil field

Some of the key contractors involved in the West White Rose Extension project as follows.

EPC Contractors: Actividades de Construccion y Servicios, Kiewit, Kvaerner, MerweOord and Advanced Insulation Contracting

Other Contractors: Dockwise, Advanced Insulation Contracting, Akastor, TechnipFMC and GMC Inspection Services

About Cenovus Energy

Cenovus Energy Inc (Cenovus) is an integrated energy company, which explores for, develops, produces, and markets crude oil, natural gas liquids (NGLs) and natural gas. It focuses on the reserves of conventional assets and oil sands in the Athabasca region of northeastern Alberta and British Columbia. The oil sands assets of Cenovus include producing fields such as Foster Creek, Christina Lake, Narrows Lake, and other fields under development. The company also has deep basin assets in Elmworth-Wapiti, Kaybob-Edson, and Clearwater operating areas. It also conducts marketing and owns interests in refineries such as Wood River in Illinois and Borger in Texas, the US. Cenovus is headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

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