Dongfang Development Nearing Completion

CNOOC reports that last week the equipment installation has been finished in the Central Platform and the Well Platform of Dongfang 1-1. The company says that 95.02 kilometers of the subsea gas pipeline has been laid and only 9.98 kilometers remains to be installed. Furthermore, installation of all the equipment for the gas field near completion and is now in the phase of debugging. The company hopes that production will begin ahead of schedule.