TOTAL’S EGINA FPSO TO DEPART FOR OFFSHORE FIELD IN A FEW WEEKS – MUSA
Originally published on July 5, 2018
The 200,000 barrels per day of oil capacity, Egina Floating, Production, Storage and Offloading unit (FPSO) will be moved to site in the coming weeks, a Total official has said.
Egina field, owned by Total Upstream located within the Oil Mining Licence 130 (OML130), 150 kilometres offshore Port Harcourt, is the latest of the company’s deep-water developments.
The project is designed to produce 200,000 barrels per day of oil in addition to gas. The Deputy Managing Director, Deep Water, Total Upstream Companies in Nigeria, Mr. Ahmadu-Kida Musa said this on Monday.
Musa who said this in a keynote address during a seminar on Nigerian Content at the Nigeria Oil & Gas Conference & Exhibition (NOG) in Abuja added that the Egina project during the construction phase generated in Nigeria 24 direct million man-hours (77 per cent of total project workload), which is over 3,000 persons on average within 5 years.
Source: Daily Trust