Gudrun (No)

Gudrun is developed with a traditional steel platform resting on the seabed.

Map of the Gudrun field on the Norwegian continental shelf.

The platform have capacity for partial treatment of oil and gas, before the hydrocarbons are sent via pipeline to Sleipner.

The Gudrun field holds about 184 million barrels of oil equivalents and it is a high pressure, high temperature reservoir.

Oil and gas is transported from the Gudrun field to the Sleipner A platform. The gas is transported onward to the gas markets from Sleipner A. The oil is routed together with the Sleipner condensate to Kårstø for shipping.

Gudrun was first proven in 1975.

Location: In the middle of the North Sea, Norway, in licence area PL025, about 55 kilometres north of the Sleipner installations.

Production start: 7 April 2014

Production: Oil and gas
Partners: ENGIE E&P Norge AS (25%), Statoil Petroeum AS (36% and operator), OMV Norge AS (24%) and Repsol Norge (15 %)

More information:

Operator Statoil – Gudrun
Norwegian petroleum – Gudrun

The ENGIE E&P management visit to Aibel yard in Haugesund, Norway, during construction of Gudrun platform topside in April 2013. Photo: Hans Kenneth Olsen.