Buzzard oil field

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Buzzard Oil Field
Country United Kingdom
Region North Sea
Offshore/onshore offshore
Operator Nexen - 43%,
Partners Suncor Energy - 30%, BG Group - 22%, Edinburgh Oil & Gas - 5%
Field history
Discovery 2001
Start of production 2007
Current production of oil 160,300 barrels per day (~7.988×10^6 t/a)
Estimated oil in place 74 million tonnes
(~ 87×10^6 m3 or 550 MMbbl)

The Buzzard Oil Field is an oil field located in the North Sea. It was discovered in 2001 by PanCanadian, and developed initially by EnCana & finally by Nexen. The oil field is operated and owned by Nexen. The total proven reserves of the Buzzard oil field are 550 million barrels (74×106tonnes), and production will be centered around 160,300 barrels per day (25,490 m3/d).[1]


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