A Look at Quadrant 44 in the Southern North Sea
27 July 2011

In this article we review the prospectivity of Upper Carboniferous and Lower Permian reservoirs along the northern flank of the Silverpit Basin in the Southern North Sea,which we term the Cygnus Trend. This area has received renewed interest in the light of recent appraisal and planned development of the Cygnus Field and so we also review this field and previous exploration and development history in the area.