Husky, CNOOC Commences First Production at Liwan Gas Project off China

Article title
Husky Energy and CNOOC commences first production from the Liwan gas project in the South China Sea, offshore China.

Husky Energy reported Sunday that the company and its joint venture partner CNOOC Limited have commenced first production at Liwan Gas Project in the South China Sea, offshore China.

The project, located approximately 186 miles (300 kilometers) southeast of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, consists of the Liwan 3-1, Liuhua 34-2 and Liuhua 29-1 fields. The development consists of a subsea production system, a subsea pipeline transportation and an onshore gas processing infrastructure.

Initial natural gas sales from the Liwan 3-1 field are expected at around 250 million cubic feet per day (MMcf/d) gross before rising to approximately 300 MMcf/d in the second half of 2014, while initial sales of condensates and natural gas liquids are likely to be approximately 10,000 to 14,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day (boed) gross.

Meanwhile, the Liuhua 34-2 field will be tied into the Liwan infrastructure in the second half of 2014, subject to final approvals. Production from the Liwan 3-1 field is scheduled to go offline for approximately six to eight weeks to provide for the tie-in of the field.

Following the tie in of Liuhua 34-2, combined gas sales from the Liwan project are expected to increase to approximately 340 MMcf/d (gross). Natural gas from both fields will be processed at the onshore gas terminal at Gaolan and sold to China, with initial gas production covered by fixed-price gas sales agreements.


12

View Full Article



Have a news tip? Share it with Rigzone!
Email news@rigzone.com

WHAT DO YOU THINK?

Click on the button below to add a comment.
Post a Comment
Generated by readers, the comments included herein do not reflect the views and opinions of Rigzone. All comments are subject to editorial review. Off-topic, inappropriate or insulting comments will be removed.

Related Companies
Events  SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER

Our Privacy Pledge
SUBSCRIBE

More from this Author
Rigzone Staff
e-mail us at news@rigzone.com
 -  Shell to Sell Gabon Onshore Assets for... (Mar 24)
 -  Industry Pros Gather for Offshore Achi... (Mar 24)
 -  Statoil Makes North Sea Oil, Gas Disco... (Mar 24)
 -  Report: Hiring Managers See Salaries S... (Mar 23)
 -  Repsol Chooses Atlas for Onshore, Offs... (Mar 23)


Most Popular Articles

From the Career Center
Jobs that may interest you
Mechanical Integrity Analyst - Rockies Mechanical Integrity
Expertise: Production Operator
Location: Platteville, CO
 
Sr Workforce Specialist - Global LNG
Expertise: Production Operator
Location: The Woodlands, TX
 
Account Manger - Levelland/Lubbock, TX Area
Expertise: Customer Service|Production Operator|Well Servicing & Testing
Location: Levelland, TX
 
search for more jobs

Brent Crude Oil : $50.56/BBL 0.15%
Light Crude Oil : $47.7/BBL 0.70%
Natural Gas : $3.05/MMBtu 1.32%
Updated in last 24 hours