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Tahiti

Location

Gulf of Mexico

Landfall

190 miles (306km) south of New Orleans

Blocks

Green Canyon blocks 596, 597, 640 and 641

Water Depth

4,200ft. (1,280m)

Operator

Chevron 58&#37;<br />Statoil 25&#37;<br/>Total 17&#37;

Discovery

Block 640

Rig

Transocean Sedco Forex Discoverer Deep Seas

TD

28,411ft

Discovered

2002

Production started

2009

Column

400ft to 1,000ft

Reservoir

High-quality sandstone

Reservoir Length

Three miles

Drilling Rigs

Glomar Explorer<br />Transocean Discoverer Deep Seas

Recoverable Oil Estimates

400 to 500 million barrels

Subsea Drill Centers

2

Topsides

Production module 950t<br />Utility module 6,500t<br />module support frame 2,500t

Spar Hull

170m long, 39m diameter

Weight

24,000t

Capacity

125,000bpd of oil<br />70mmscf/d of gas<br />120,000bpd of produced water

Vessel

Derrick Barge 50

Total investment

&#36;2.5bn (Phase-1)

Operator

Chevron

FPU

Truss spar

Spar FEED

Technip

Topsides FEED

Mustang Engineering

Spar Hull and Mooring Systems

Technip

Topsides Modules Fabrication

Technip

Hulland Mooring Systems

Pori, Finland

Topside Modules

Gulf Marine Fabricators

Infield Lines

J Ray McDermott
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