Neptune anticipates 2020 to see produced volumes increase, reflecting production from the Cygnus field and an additional 3000 boe/d from assets set to be acquired from Energean Oil & Gas.
Equinor has said the North Sea field is on course to reach plateau production for the first phase in early May, earlier than anticipated.
Siccar Point and Shell UK had been planning to bring the project to a Final Investment Decision (FID) in 3Q20.
First gas has been achieved from a new well in the Chiswick field in the Southern North Sea, while first oil has been achieved from a new well in the Chestnut field.
The HullGuard system involves installing a tubular ‘periscope type’ anode with an integral dielectric shield, through an ODIN® type class approved access port fitted to the inside of the ship’s hull.
INEOS has decided to postpone its scheduled maintenance for the North Sea Forties pipeline system (FPS) in a move that Rystad Energy calculates will add several hundred thousands of extra barrels to the market every day.
In an operations update, the company said it remains focused on operating in a low oil price environment.
Planned 2020 CAPEX on the company's UK producing assets is expected to be below US$45 million, reduced from the original forecast of US$65 million.
OKEA has said the Yme offshore project in the Norwegian North Sea, operated by Repsol, remains on schedule for first oil in 2H20.