Shell Gets OK to Replace Draugen FLP

Norske Shell (Shell) has received consent for a large reconstruction of Draugen.

The consent is for the replacement of the floating loading platform (FLP) on the Draugen field. The present FLP has been in operation since the start up of the field in 1993. It is connected to the Draugen facility by pipelines and is anchored about 3 kilometers away.

Both the old and new FLPs are loading devices, with no interim oil storage. The new FLP will not be visible on the surface, but will be submerged and float in the water column.
The new FLP will be installed in 2010.


Our Privacy Pledge

Most Popular Articles

From the Career Center
Jobs that may interest you
United States Duncan: Material Handler
Expertise: Logistics Management|Materials Management |Supply Chain Management
Location: Duncan, OK
Expertise: Legal
Location: Chesterfield, MO
United States Odessa: Field Engineer - Logging and Perforating
Expertise: Field Development
Location: Odessa, TX
search for more jobs

Brent Crude Oil : $55.44/BBL 0.38%
Light Crude Oil : $53.18/BBL 0.81%
Natural Gas : $3.28/MMBtu 1.23%
Updated in last 24 hours