A. D. Keen Gulf Coast News Editor
Exxon Co. U.S.A. has begun installing the largest multiwell satellite subsea template system in the Gulf of Mexico.
Exxon last week began installation of the 445 ton drilling and production template and 285 ton, 10 well manifold last week in about 1,500 ft of water on Mississippi Canyon Block 354 about 50 miles south of Grand Isle, La., to handle production from Zinc field.
According to the present development plan, Exxon will transport Zinc field gas to Alabaster platform in 468 ft of water on Mississippi Canyon Block 397.
Exxon expects to drill...