Capercaillie Oil and Gas Field

From Global Energy Monitor

The Capercaillie Oil and Gas Field is located In the North Sea off the coast of the UK.


The map below shows the location of the field in the North Sea, off the coast of the UK.

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The field was discovered in 2018.[1] According to BP, "options are expected to be considered for a possible tie-back development to existing infrastructure."[1]

Project Details

  • Operator: BP[1]
  • Parent company:
  • Location: North Sea
  • Coordinates: 56.772, 1.682 (exact)[1]
  • Reserves: 42 mboe recoverable resources[2]
  • Status: Discovered[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 "North Sea exploration successes for BP | News | Home". BP. January 31, 2018.
  2. "Glengorm, largest discovery in a decade in UK North Sea, will likely be an industry hotspot for years". Rystad Energy. January 30, 2019.