North Sea - Paleocene plays

 

North Sea - Paleocene plays    Map Map

 

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Group/ Formation: Rogaland Group with Ty, Heimdal, Hermod and intra Balder Formations Rogaland Group with Maureen, Andrew, Fiskebank and Forties Formations Rogaland Group with intra Sele and intra Lista Formations Rogaland Group with intra Lista Formation Rogaland Group with Heimdal and Hermod Formation equivalents

Age

Paleocene

Area

Viking Graben, Horda Platform and Sleipner Terrace

Central Graben and Sørvestland High

South western part of Danish-Norwegian Basin, Åsta Graben, Sørvestland High and Central Graben

Sogn Graben, Uer Terrace, Tampen Spur, northern part of Viking Graben, Horda Platform

Tampen Spur

Danish Norwegian Basin, Egersund Basin, Åsta Graben, Sørvestland High

Reservoir rock

Sandstone

Depositional environment

Deep water

Trap

Stratigraphic and structural, or combination of the two 

Source rock

Upper Jurassic (Draupne, Heather and Mandal Formations) and  Lower to Middle Jurassic shale and coal (Sleipner, Bryne and Tau Formations)

Critical factors

Long distance migration

Reservoir quality and trap

Long distance migration

Link to examples of fields

The play is confirmed by discoveries on the Danish sector (Siri Field)

 

 

 

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Link to examples of fields exploration wells

 

 

North Sea - Paleocene plays

 

 


05.01.2017