Askeladd phase 1 brings 18bcm via Hammerfest LNG plant


Phase 1 of Askeladd will bring 18 bcm of gas and two million cubic metres of condensate to the market via the Hammerfest LNG (HLNG) plant on Melkøya, according to Equinor.

Askeladd is a satellite field of the Snøhvit Field and developed as a subsea tie-in to the Snøhvit facility and HLNG. Subsea templates for Askeladd and Johan Castberg at Polarbase, Hammerfest, are pictured.

Thor Johan Haave, Equinor’s Vice-President Operations & Maintenance, HLNG, said, “Askeladd is now producing, the gas will help extend plateau production from Hammerfest LNG on Melkøya up to three years.”

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