EXPORT CRUDES FOR THE '90S ASSAY OF FORTIES STREAM UPDATED
Anne K. Rhodes Refining/Petrochemical Editor Characteristics of crude oil from the important North Sea Forties stream have been updated (see OGJ, June 6, 1983, p. 75). Forties oil field went on production in September 1975, operated by BP Exploration Co. Ltd. Since then, six other U.K. fields and Norway's Heimdal field have been tied into the system. Fields currently included in the stream are Forties; South, Central, and North Brae; Balmoral; Montrose/Arbroath; Buchan; and Heimdal.