West Africa adds more floating production units

This 90 m by 25 m floating production facility (FPF) is moored off Nigeria in 6 m of water, near the mouth of the Calabar River and will handle production from the Abana field, operated by Moni Pulo Ltd.Expro Group, Aberdeen, holds a 5 year "supply and operate" contract for the FPF from Brass Exploration Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Baker Exploration & Production. Click here to enlarge imageAccording to Expro, the Agbani FPF, in Block OPL230, is designed to handle a production stream of 50,000 bo/d, and 42,000 bw/d, as well as provide the capabililty of injecting, at 1,000 psi, 52,500 bbl of seawater into the reservoir. Two 3.3 Mw gas turbines power the facility, which has accommod...

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