ConocoPhillips Norway



Ekofisk was Norway's first producing field and is also one of the largest on the Norwegian continental shelf. The reservoir is Cretacious (chalk) with a 300 meter high oil column. It covers an area of 10x5 kilometers, 3000 meters below sea level. It produces both oil and gas, and production started in 1971.

Ekofisk 2/4 M

Ekofisk 2/4 M is a combined production and process platform remotely controlled from Ekofisk 2/4 J. Ekofisk 2/4 M came on stream in 2005 and can accommodate 30 wells. One of the wells is used for reinjection of cuttings.  Drilling  and well intervention activities takes place using the Rowan Norway jack-up rig.

The platform is also the connection point for the new platforms Ekofisk 2/4 L and Ekofisk 2/4 Z, installed in 2013.

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