Apache completes pipeline repair, ramps up production from Forties Bravo in the UK North Sea

Source: Apache Corp.

Apache Corporation (NYSE:APA) reported that interim repair work on the Forties Bravo to Charlie pipeline was completed on March 6, 2011. 

Production from Forties Bravo is ramping up to approximately 50 percent of the pre-outage rate of 11,600 barrels of oil per day. 

The replacement pipeline is scheduled for completion during September 2011, when the balance of the oil production is forecast to be restored. 

Apache has been operating in the Forties Field in the United Kingdom sector of the North Sea since 2003.



Did You Like this Article? Get All the Energy Industry News Delivered to Your Inbox

Subscribe to an email newsletter today at no cost and receive the latest news and information.

 Subscribe Now

Whitepapers

Logistics Risk Management in the Transformer Industry

Transformers often are shipped thousands of miles, involving multiple handoffs,and more than a do...

Secrets of Barco UniSee Mount Revealed

Last year Barco introduced UniSee, a revolutionary large-scale visualization platform designed to...

The Time is Right for Optimum Reliability: Capital-Intensive Industries and Asset Performance Management

Imagine a plant that is no longer at risk of a random shutdown. Imagine not worrying about losing...

Going Digital: The New Normal in Oil & Gas

In this whitepaper you will learn how Keystone Engineering, ONGC, and Saipem are using software t...

Latest PennEnergy Jobs

PennEnergy Oil & Gas Jobs