Total: UK's Elgin Gas Field to Restart Production Later on Monday

Reuters

LONDON, Aug 18 (Reuters) – Britain's Elgin condensate gas field in the North Sea will restart production later on Monday, after a period of maintenance went on longer than planned, a spokesman for Total Exploration & Production said.

"We anticipate it will start up later this afternoon. It was due to come back (online) on Friday but there was an issue with its HP (high-pressure) flare," he added.

Gas from the field is exported via the Shearwater Elgin Area Line (SEAL) pipeline to Shell's Bacton terminal where it is sent to Britain's National Grid or to continental Europe.

(Reporting by Nina Chestney; editing by Keiron Henderson)

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