Energy minister approves subsea development of Skene

Energy minister Helen Liddell has approved the subsea development of Exxon-Mobil’s Skene field, in the northern North sea. Though discovered in 1976, the field has only now become viable thanks to technological advances in seismic acquisition, well design and subsea equipment.

Energy minister Helen Liddell has approved the subsea development of Exxon-Mobil’s Skene field, in the northern North sea. Though discovered in 1976, the field has only now become viable thanks to technological advances in seismic acquisition, well design and subsea equipment.