Our upstream business has been finding and producing oil and gas in the North Sea for more than 30 years. Our downstream business provides fuels, lubricants and chemical products to millions of customers across the UK every week.
Our upstream business
Shell has been a leading player in the North Sea for over 50 years, and now produces oil and gas from more than 65 interests in the North Sea, operating 33 offshore installations and two FPSO’s (Floating Production Storage and Offtake vessel) one operated and one operated on our behalf. We produce around 13% of the UK's oil and gas. Onshore we own and operate pipeline systems and terminals that are responsible for delivering more than 20% of the UK's gas supply.