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2/4-21 (King Lear)

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  • General information

    General information
    Attribute Value
    Discovery name
    Discovery name used by NPD
    2/4-21 (King Lear)
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    Current activity status
    Current activity status of the discovery. Legal values:"Producing" , "Production is unlikely" ,"Shut down","Production likely, but unclarified","Included in other discovery","Approved for production","Production in clarification phase","Production not evaluated","Decided for production".
    Production in clarification phase
    Discovery wellbore
    Name of the wellbore which made the discovery.
    Discovery year
    The year the discovery was made
    2012
    NPDID discovery
    NPD's unique id for discoveries
    21669700
  • Located in

    Located in
    Nation code
    Block name
    NO
    2/4
    NO
    2/4
  • Owner – current (main)

    Owner – current (main)
    Owner kind
    Owner name
    PRODUCTION LICENSE
  • Operatorship – current

    Operatorship – current
    Company name
  • Description

    Description
    Text
    Date updated
    2/4-21 (King Lear) is a discovery in the southern part of the Norwegian sector in the North Sea, 20 kilometres north of the Ekofisk field and 50 kilometres north of the Valhall field. The water depth is 70 metres. The discovery was proven in 2012 and delineated by appraisal wells 2/4-21 A in 2012 and 2/4-23 S in 2015. The reservoir contains gas and condensate in sandstone of Jurassic age in the Ula and Farsund Formations and has high pressure and high temperature (HPHT). The plan for development and operation (PDO) is expected to be submitted by the end of 2022.
    19.02.2021
  • Wellbores – exploration

    Wellbores – exploration
    Wellbore name
    Entered date
    Completed date
    Purpose
    Status
    Content
    19.01.2012
    24.05.2012
    WILDCAT
    P&A
    GAS/CONDENSATE
    25.05.2012
    24.07.2012
    APPRAISAL
    P&A
    GAS/CONDENSATE
  • Wellbores – development

    Wellbores – development
    Wellbore name
    Entered date
    Completed date
    Purpose
    Status
    Content
  • The NPD resource estimates (Norwegian share)

    The NPD resource estimates (Norwegian share)
    No estimates are given for discoveries with Resource class «Production is unlikely» (resource class code RC6).
    Resource updated date: 31.12.2021
    The NPD resource estimates (Norwegian share)
    Resource category
    Rec. oil
    [mill Sm3]
    Rec. gas
    [bill Sm3]
    Rec. NGL
    [mill tonn]
    Rec. cond.
    [mill Sm3]
    Rec. oil eq.
    [mill OE]
    4F
    8.57
    11.90
    0.98
    0.00
    22.34
    5A
    2.03
    3.97
    0.33
    0.00
    6.63
    The NPD resource estimates (Norwegian share)