BP has started production from the Skarv oil and gas field, in the Norwegian North Sea. The Skarv development includes an advanced floating production, storage, and offloading vessel purpose-built for harsh waters; five subsea drilling templates; and an 80-km gas export pipeline connected to the Norwegian (Gassled) transportation system, allowing export to markets in Europe. BP (23.85%) is the operator, with partners Statoil (36.17%), E.ON (28.08%), and PGNiG (11.92%).