Hurricane plans a phased development of the Lancaster field. Lancaster is now in its first phase of development, an Early Production System (EPS) consisting of two wells tied back to the Aoka Mizu floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel. First Oil was achieved in June 2019.

Lancaster Early Production System (EPS) development schematic

Further Information

  1. Provide long-term production data to enhance understanding of reservoir characteristics and associated full field development scenarios
  2. Commence development of the resources in a phased manner with regard to managing uncertainties over reservoir characteristics and associated development risks
  3. Deliver an acceptable return on investment
Ownership Hurricane Energy: 100%
Licence P1368 Central
First Oil 4 June 2019
Wells 205/21a-6 (1km horizontal) – drilled Q2 2014
205/21a-7Z (1km horizontal) – drilled Q4 2016
Quadrant 205
Water depth c150m
Block 205/21a
Infrastructure summary 1 FPSO
3x4 leg mooring system with buoy
2 flowlines
1 umbilical
2 horizontal Xmas trees
1 manifold

Hurricane Energy PLC has submitted, for the consideration of the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, a draft Decommissioning Programme for the Lancaster Field Floating Production, Storage and Offloading Vessel in accordance with the provisions of the Petroleum Act 1998. It is a requirement of the Act and related guidance that interested parties be consulted on such decommissioning proposals well in advance of forecast cessation of production operations.

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