Rosebank is a conventional oil development located in deepwater in the UK and is operated by Equinor UK. Discovered in 2004, Rosebank lies in block 205/1a ALL, 205/2a ALL, 213/26a ALL, 213/27a ALL, and 213/26b ALL, with water depth of around 3,889 feet.
The project is currently in feed stage and is expected to start commercial production in 2026. Final investment decision (FID) of the project will be approved in 2022. The Rosebank conventional oil development will involve the drilling of approximately 24 wells and includes FPSO, subsea manifold, and subsea trees.
Field participation details
The field is owned by Equinor, Suncor Energy and Siccar Point Energy.
Production from Rosebank
Production from the Rosebank conventional oil development project is expected to begin in 2026 and is forecast to peak in 2029, to approximately 92,456 bpd of crude oil and condensate and 74 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 368.7 Mmboe, comprised of 325.32 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 260.24 bcf of natural gas reserves.
Contractors involved in the Rosebank conventional oil field
Some of the key contractors involved in the Rosebank project as follows.
Design/FEED Engineering: Worley
Other Contractors: Bonheur, Magnora, Metocean Services International, Schlumberger and SeaBird Exploration
About Equinor UK
Equinor UK Ltd (Equinor), formerly Statoil (U.K.) Ltd is an oil and gas company that explores, develops, markets and supplies natural gas and crude oil. The company’s activities include offshore wind, upstream operations, natural gas trading and crude oil sales. It carries out offshore operations to develop various offshore wind technologies and projects. Statoil UK’s wind projects include Sheringham Shoal wind farms, Dogger Bank offshore wind project, Hywind Scotland Pilot Park and Dudgeon wind farms. The company owns oil and gas properties in the UK continental shelf. It trades and markets gas to industrial customers across Europe. The company operates through its office located in Aberdeen, the UK. Equinor is a subsidiary of Statoil ASA and headquartered in London, the UK..
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