Sleipner Øst is a producing conventional gas field located in shallow water in Norway and is operated by Equinor Energy. The field is located in block 15/9P (PL 046), with water depth of 289 feet.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Grupa Lotos, Eni, Kuwait Petroleum, HitecVision and Equinor.

Production from Sleipner Øst

The Sleipner Øst conventional gas field recovered 99.91% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2002. The peak production was approximately 26.33 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate, 1,303 Mmcfd of natural gas and 29.85 thousand bpd of natural gas liquids. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2025.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 1.33 Mmboe, comprised of 0.31 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate, 4.34 bcf of natural gas reserves and 0.3 Mmbbl of natural gas liquid reserves.

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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