Greater Castberg: Seismic challenges in the High NorthJohan Castberg FPSO and planned field layout. Illustration by Equinor (produced by Render AS)

Greater Castberg: Seismic challenges in the High North

The Johan Castberg field is expected to start production in 2023 and the licence partners are already scrambling to discover infill resources. Varied geological complexity requires a range of seismic technologies.

“We are hoping for many discoveries in the Greater Castberg area in the years to come”, said Hossein Mehdi Zadeh, Principal Geophysicist at Equinor during the NCS Exploration – Recent Advances Conference in May. The Johan Castberg field (Skrugard, Havis and Drivis) in the Bjørnøyrenna Fault Complex was discovered in the years 2011 – 2014. […]

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