ENI: FPSO Soon Ready to Start Work at East Hub Development Project
Italian energy firm Eni announced Friday that the Armada Olombendo floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel will soon be ready to travel to Block 15/06, offshore Angola, for the East Hub Development Project.
First oil from the East Hub Development Project is planned by the first half of 2017. This follows the successful stream of start-ups in the West Hub Project, in the same Block 15/06, which is the only Block of those awarded in the 2006 bid round that has achieved production.
The East Hub Development Project encompasses nine subsea wells, of which five are producers and four are water injectors, in water depth ranging between 1,476 feet and 1,804 feet. The hydrocarbons which are produced from these wells will be transported via a pipeline system to the FPSO to be treated and stored prior to export.
Eni is the Operator of Block 15/06 with a 36.84 percent stake. The other partners in the joint venture are Sonangol Pesquisa e Produção (36.84 percent) and SSI Fifteen Limited (26.32 percent).
WHAT DO YOU THINK?
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.
Operates 11 Offshore Rigs
- Italy Prosecutors Probe Eni For Tax Evasion At Refineries (Nov 22)
- Officials: BP, Eni Interested In Developing Iraq's Majnoon Oilfield (Nov 20)
- Eni's Giant Gas Field Prompts Egypt to End Imports in 2018 (Nov 15)