Special Report: Chevron assays Clair crude

Chevron Corp. conducted an assay of crude from the Clair oil field off the UK west of Shetland.BP PLC, the operator, began production from the field on Feb. 21, 2005 (OGJ, Mar. 7, 2005, p. 9). Plateau production will be 60,000 b/d of oil and 15 MMcfd of natural gas.Oil from the field will move to the Sullom Voe terminal in the Shetland Islands through a 105 km, 22-in. pipeline, and gas will move through a 10 km, 6-in. spur to the Magnus enhanced oil recovery trunkline.Clair, long considered “impossible to develop,” lies 47 miles west of Shetland in 140 m of water. The reservoir, which covers five license blocks-206/7a, 206/12, 206/8, 206/13a, and 206/9-has an estimated 5 billi...

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