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6608/10-17 S (Cape Vulture)

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  • General information

    General information
    Attribute Value
    Discovery name
    Discovery name used by NPD
    6608/10-17 S (Cape Vulture)
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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
    2017
    NPDID discovery
    NPD's unique id for discoveries
    28975188
  • Located in

    Located in
    Nation code
    Block name
    NO
    6608/10
  • Owner – current (main)

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

    Operatorship – current
    Company name
  • Description

    Description
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    Date updated
    6608/10-17 S (Cape Vulture) is a discovery in the northern part of the Norwegian Sea, five kilometres north of the Norne field. The water depth is 375 metres. Cape Vulture was proven in 2017 and delineated in 2018. The reservoir contains oil and gas in sandstone of Cretaceous age in the Lange Formation. The discovery is planned tied-back to the Norne field. The plan for development and operation (PDO) is expected to be submitted in late 2022.
    26.01.2022
  • Wellbores – exploration

    Wellbores – exploration
    Wellbore name
    Entered date
    Completed date
    Purpose
    Status
    Content
    04.12.2016
    31.01.2017
    WILDCAT
    P&A
    OIL/GAS
    16.07.2018
    17.08.2018
    APPRAISAL
    P&A
    OIL
    18.08.2018
    15.09.2018
    APPRAISAL
    P&A
    OIL
    16.09.2018
    03.10.2018
    APPRAISAL
    P&A
    DRY
  • 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
    3.61
    1.37
    0.13
    0.00
    5.22
    The NPD resource estimates (Norwegian share)