Search results for: Thistle Field

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  • 15 January 2008

    Production was suspended following a fire in one of the Thistle Alpha installation’s three power generation turbine enclosures on the 25th November 2007. Lundin Britain Limited (Lundin), a wholly owned subsidiary of Lundin Petroleum, holds a 99 percent interest in the Thistle field. Petrofac Facilities Management (Petrofac) has, since May 2005, been the Duty Holder […]

  • 2 March 2010

    Production at the UK Don Southwest is ready to restart after drilling of a third production well partner Valiant Petroleum has said while a regrading of field reserves has also been carried out. After drilling a new production well on Area 22 within the Don Southwest field with the Transocean John Shaw semi-submersible, Valiant said […]

  • 31 January 2018
    Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    EnQuest has agreed with BP to manage the decommissioning activities for Thistle and Deveron, located 275 miles north-east of Aberdeen, UK. The agreement follows EnQuest’s completion of the acquisition of 25% interest in the Magnus oil field from BP. Under the agreement with BP, EnQuest will receive $30 million in cash in exchange for undertaking the […]

  • 9 April 2020
    Business developments & projects, Project & Tenders

    Prosafe, a provider of semi-submersible accommodation rigs, is in talks with operators related to potential contract changes for its units.

  • 4 February 2013
    Business & Finance

    EnQuest PLC, the largest independent UK oil producer in the North Sea, has secured a brownfield tax allowance to fully exploit its Thistle oilfield. The next phase in the life extension programme for Thistle, made possible by today’s announcement, will safeguard almost 500 existing North Sea jobs and create almost 1,000 new jobs across the […]

  • 7 November 2014

    EnQuest has received recognition for its success in extending the life of one of the North Sea’s older assets. The company won the Business Innovation title in the Large Enterprise category at last night’s Oil & Gas UK awards ceremony.   EnQuest’s Thistle Late Life Extension (LLX) project is at the heart of a strategy in […]

  • 5 April 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Fairfield Betula has filed a decommissioning programme draft to support decommissioning of the Dunlin Alpha to Cormorant Alpha pipeline (PL5) and associated infrastructure which is part of a wider suite of decommissioning programmes for the Greater Dunlin Area. The Greater Dunlin Area consists of the Dunlin, Dunlin South West, Osprey and Merlin Fields, located in […]

  • 31 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    EnQuest has agreed with BP to undertake the management of the physical decommissioning activities for Thistle and Deveron fields in the North Sea. 

  • 7 February 2020
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Saipem has won a number of contracts in various countries, mostly related to subsea work, worth over $500 million.

  • 17 November 2010
    Business & Finance

    EnQuest, an independent oil & gas production and development company focused on the UK Continental Shelf, Announces Interim Management Statement HIGHLIGHTS * Affirming full year production guidance of 20,000 boepd * First well in Thistle in 20 years drilled and on production * Completed acquisition of Stratic Energy Corporation * Offered all five licences sought […]

  • 5 April 2019

    Fairfield Energy has submitted its draft decommissioning program for the Dunlin Alpha to Cormorant Alpha pipeline (PL5) located off the UK to the UK authorities.  The decommissioning program is for the PL5 pipeline and associated equipment only, which is part of a wider suite of decommissioning programs for the Greater Dunlin Area. The Dunlin subsea […]

  • 7 February 2020
    Business & Finance

    Italian oilfield contractor Saipem has been awarded several EPCI contracts in various countries around the world worth over $500 million.

  • 3 June 2008

    Development of the UK Northern North Sea Causeway discovery could come down to a straight choice between two host platforms depending on which one offers the best commercial terms for the development. Causeway could be tapped either by a single well tieback to the ex-Shell Dunlin Alpha platform now operated by Fairfield Energy, or the […]

  • 4 October 2018

    EnQuest has exercised its options with BP relating to the Magnus field and associated infrastructure and the Thistle and Deveron fields in the North Sea. 

  • 15 May 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Hallin Marine, a Superior Energy Services company, has secured a contract with EnQuest for an inspection, repair and maintenance (IRM) project in the UK Sector of the North Sea. The work will include full structural inspection activities as well as a number of repair and maintenance operations at EnQuest’s Thistle Alpha Platform, 275 miles north-east […]

  • 18 August 2014
    Business & Finance

    Neil McCulloch, President of EnQuest’s North Sea business, said: “This is an exceptional achievement by our teams on three North Sea assets that started life in the 1970s…

  • 19 April 2012
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Origin Energy, an Australian integrated energy company focused on gas and oil exploration and production, on behalf of the VIC/P43 Joint Venture, advises that the Thistle 1 exploration well has spudded on 03:30 hours EDT on Thursday 19 April 2012. The well is being drilled using the semi-submersible drilling rig Stena Clyde. Origin said it […]

  • 23 October 2019

    Following the evacuation of 151 workers from EnQuest’s Thistle platform in the North Sea on Monday, Britain’s workers’ union RMT has said the speed of evacuation suggested a serious problem.

  • 22 October 2019

    UK oil and gas operator EnQuest has evacuated workers from its Thistle platform, sitting 125 miles northeast of Shetland, UK.

  • 15 May 2013

    Hallin Marine, a Superior Energy Services company, has secured a contract with EnQuest for an inspection, repair and maintenance (IRM) project in the UK Sector of the North Sea. The work will include full structural inspection activities as well as a number of repair and maintenance operations at EnQuest’s Thistle Alpha Platform, 275 miles north-east […]

  • 15 May 2012
    Business & Finance

    Origin Energy, an Australian integrated energy company focused on gas and oil exploration and production, advises that the Thistle 1 exploration well, which spudded on 03:30 hours EDT on Thursday 19 April 2012, has reached a total depth of 2,265mRT. The well is being drilled using the semi-submersible drilling rig Stena Clyde. No shows were […]

  • 19 March 2020

    In light of recent developments in the oil market, oil and gas company EnQuest has decided not to re-start production at the Heather and Thistle/Deveron fields located offshore the UK.