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  • 8 February 2011
    Business & Finance

    EnCore Oil plc  announced that the Catcher North appraisal well 28/9-3 located in UK Central North Sea block 28/9 was drilled to a Total Depth of 5,265 feet Measured Depth (M.D.) having successfully encountered hydrocarbons in both the Tay and Cromarty Sandstone intervals. Pressure data suggests that Catcher North is part of the Catcher and […]

  • 14 November 2019
    Infrastructure

    British oil firm Premier Oil has said that its Catcher project offshore the UK has recently achieved cash payback – meaning it has offset the initial capital expenditure costs – 22 months after first oil.

  • 16 November 2017
    Infrastructure

    UK oil and gas company Premier Oil has confirmed the first oil from its Catcher field in the North Sea remains on schedule for December.

  • 31 July 2017
    Project & Tenders

    UK oil and gas company Premier Oil is well on its way to first oil from the Catcher development in the UK sector of the North Sea with the last of twelve wells currently being completed.  The current well on the Premier-operated Catcher project, a Burgman field injection well (B12), has been drilled and is currently being […]

  • 28 August 2017

    BW Offshore informed that the FPSO BW Catcher has left Keppel Shipyard in Singapore and is currently in transit to the Catcher field in the central North Sea. BW Catcher is expected to reach UK waters early in the fourth quarter, depending on prevailing weather conditions. Upon the arrival, BW Catcher will start a seven-year […]

  • 25 December 2017
    Infrastructure, Project & Tenders

    UK-based oil company Premier Oil achieved first oil from the Catcher development in the UK sector of the North Sea on December 23, 2017.

  • 12 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Premier Oil plc has received approval of its Catcher area Field Development Plan (FDP) from the UK Department of Energy and Climate Change. The Premier-operated Catcher area, located in the UK Central North Sea, is expected to produce 96 million barrels of oil equivalent with a peak production rate of around 50,000 barrels of oil per […]

  • 23 August 2018
    Infrastructure, Project & Tenders

    UK-based Premier Oil has found several tie-back options for its Catcher development in the UK North Sea, with an aim to sanction the project during the first quarter of 2019.  The Catcher Area, which started oil production in December 2017 through the BW Offshore-owned Catcher FPSO, reached contracted plateau production rates of 60 kbopd (gross) in […]

  • 29 June 2010

    EnCore Oil plc  provides an update on the Catcher East side-track well located in UK Central North Sea block 28/9. The 28/9-1Z well has successfully encountered excellent quality oil bearing sandstones very similar to those in the Catcher discovery well, with average porosity of approximately 34 per cent. Initial analysis indicates 82ft of net hydrocarbon […]

  • 25 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Cairn will sell a 10% interest in the Catcher development and adjacent acreage in the UK North Sea. With effect from 1 January 2014 Dyas UK Limited (Dyas) will acquire 10% in each of the following UK Continental Shelf licences P1430, P2040, P2070, P2077 and P2086 by funding Cairn’s exploration and development costs in respect of the […]

  • 14 November 2017
    Infrastructure

    BW Offshore has found a partner for its BW Catcher FPSO, currently under a lease with Premier Oil on the Catcher field located in the UK sector of the North Sea.

  • 8 March 2019
    Project & Tenders

    UK-based Premier Oil has pushed back plans to sanction two tie-back options for its Catcher development in the UK North Sea.

  • 16 June 2010

    EnCore Oil plc announces that well testing operations on the EnCore operated ‘Catcher’ oil discovery located in UK Central North Sea block 28/9 have been completed. EnCore and its co-venturers now plan to side-track the well to the Catcher East area. The fluid sampling programme was successfully performed with bottom hole and surface samples all […]

  • 28 August 2017
    Infrastructure, Project & Tenders

    BW Offshore-owned FPSO BW Catcher has left Keppel Shipyard in Singapore and is currently in transit to the Premier Oil-operated Catcher field in the UK sector of the North Sea. The FPSO was built by Keppel Shipyard where a naming ceremony was held in April. Before it headed to its final offshore location, the vessel recently completed sea […]

  • 21 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    Subsea 7 S.A. has been awarded its largest UK EPIC services contract, valued in excess of $460 million by Premier Oil UK Limited, in support of its Catcher Area Development, located 180km east of Aberdeen. The contract covers the provision of project management, engineering, procurement, construction, fabrication and installation of Catcher’s subsea facilities. The scope […]

  • 16 August 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The Premier-operated Catcher project, located in the UK Central North Sea, is progressing under budget and is scheduled to deliver first oil in the second half of 2017. The 2016 saw the completion of the installation of the Catcher subsea equipment and all topsides units lifted onto the FPSO. Located 180 kilometres east of Aberdeen, […]

  • 25 December 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The Premier Oil-operated Catcher project, located in the UK Central North Sea, has achieved first oil. According to BW Offshore, first oil from the Catcher FPSO was achieved on December 23, 2017. The initial hydrocarbon volumes were produced following hook-up and commissioning period. The FPSO arrived at the Catcher field on October 18, after sail-away from the […]

  • 24 January 2011
    Business & Finance

    EnCore Oil plc  announces that the Catcher North appraisal well 28/9-3 in Central North Sea Block 28/9 was spudded at 08.00 hours on Monday 24 January 2011. The EnCore operated well is being drilled using the Transocean Galaxy II heavy duty jack-up rig and is being managed by Applied Drilling Technology International (ADTI), a turnkey […]

  • 8 January 2018
    Infrastructure

    BW Offshore-owned FPSO BW Catcher has received the First Oil Certificate following the successful completion of an interim performance test.

  • 6 September 2017
    Business & Finance, Infrastructure

    Dutch provider of offshore support vessels, Vroon, has entered into a five-year charter plus options with Premier Oil for one of its emergency response and rescue vessels (ERRV). Vroon said on Wednesday that the vessel in question was the VOS Famous. The company added that the vessel would attend Premier’s newly arriving Catcher floating production, […]

  • 13 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Oil & Gas UK, the industry body representing the oil and gas industry in the UK, welcomes the £1.5bn Catcher Project approval.

  • 23 October 2017
    Infrastructure, Project & Tenders

    BW Offshore-owned FPSO BW Catcher arrived at the Premier Oil-operated Catcher field in the UK sector of the North Sea last Wednesday, October 18.  The FPSO Catcher started its journey from Singapore, where it was built by Keppel Shipyard, in late August following completion of sea trials. It arrived in Nigg on October 8 and was deployed in the […]