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Eldfisk

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Eldfisk is an oilfield that also contains some gas. The field was discovered in 1970, approved for development in 1975 and started production in 1979.

Eldfisk is the second largest of four producing fields in the Greater Ekofisk Area and one of the largest on the Norwegian continental shelf. The field is located in block 2/7, about 16 kilometers south of Ekofisk, not far from the UK and Danish shelves. The water depth in the area is just under 70 meters.

The reservoir consists of naturally fractured chalk (cretaceous) located at depths of 2700-2900 meters. The Eldfisk field is covered by production license (PL) 018. ConocoPhillips is the operator with an ownership interest of 35.11 percent.

Eldfisk is developed with a total of four platforms. Three of them are connected with bridges (the Eldfisk Complex), while the fourth, Eldfisk 2/7 Bravo, is located about six kilometers northwest of the Eldfisk Complex​​​​​​​.

The Eldfisk II project will contribute to continued production towards 2050.

The integrated platform Eldfisk 2/7 S was installed in 2014 and production is planned to start in 2015.started production in 2015.

Eldfisk 2/7 B

Eldfisk 2/7 B is a combined drilling, production and process platform that also has a living quarters with 96 beds.

The platform produces oil and gas from 19 wells. The oil is separated and stabilised, while the gas is dried and compressed before further transport to Ekofisk 2/4 J.

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