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Greater Angostura, Eastern Venezuela Basin

Name

Greater Angostura

Location

Trinidad and Tobago

Operator

BHP Billiton

Distance from Shore

37km

Block

Block 2c

Discovery well

Angostura-1

Drilled

1999

Pay

950ft (gross)

Other wells

Aripo-1, Kairi-1, Canteen-1, Kairi-2, Angostura-2, Canteen-2

Phases

Phase I (March 2003 to January 2005). Phase II (September 2008 to 2011)

Gas

December 2004

Oil

January 2005

Gas Export

First half of 2011

Recoverable Reserves

90 million to 300 million stock tank barrels

Gas

One trillion to 2.3 trillion cubic feet

Development

3 x wellhead protector platforms (WPP), 1 x central production platform (CPP)

Bridge and Flare Boom

TOFCO

CPP

7,156t, 215ft x 160ft x 164ft high

Jacket

135ft x 60ft at the top, 157ft x 82ft at the base

Oil export

18in pipeline CPP onshore storage

Owners

BHP Billiton (45%), Talisman (25%), Total (30%)

Contractors and Suppliers

J Ray McDermott International, Technip, DSI, Stolt Offshore, Bluewater Energy
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