Where is Egina FPSO now?
The Egina oil field is located approximately 150km off the coast of Nigeria in Gulf of Guinea, at a water depth of approximately 1,600m.
Which is the largest FPSO in Nigeria in Nigeria?
Largest hull oil storage capacity: Egina With a capacity of 2.3 million barrels of oil, Total’s Egina FPSO holds the record for the largest floating production, storage and offloading vessel by capacity. It’s based in the Egina field, 130km off the coast of Nigeria in water depths of 1,600 metres.
Who is the operator of Egina FPSO?
It is operated by TotalEnergies, which has a 24% stake, in partnership with NNPC, CNOOC, Sapetro and Petrobras. The project is based on a subsea production system connected to a FPSO (floating production, storage and offloading vessel) designed to hold 2.3 million barrels of oil.
When was Egina FPSO commissioned?
A driver for local development in Nigeria Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI)’s wholly owned subsidiary- Samsung Heavy Industries Nigeria (SHIN) was awarded the contract to build the EGINA Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel in 2013.
How many oil fields are in Nigeria?
159 oil fields
Nigeria has a total of 159 oil fields and 1481 wells in operation according to the Department of Petroleum Resources. The most productive region of the nation is the coastal Niger Delta Basin in the Niger Delta or “South-south” region which encompasses 78 of the 159 oil fields.
Where is Egina in Nigeria?
Gulf of Guinea
Egina oilfield is an ultra-deepwater field located in 1,600m-deep waters in the Gulf of Guinea, approximately 150km off the coast of Nigeria. The offshore oilfield commenced production in December 2018 and is expected to produce 200,000 barrels of oil a day, accounting for 10% of Nigeria’s total oil production.
Which state has the largest oil reserve in Nigeria?
1. Akwa Ibom State. Akwa Ibom is the largest oil producing state in Nigeria accounting for 31.4% of the total oil produced daily.
What are the names of oil companies in Nigeria?
Top ten oil and gas companies in Nigeria!
- Exxon Mobil. Exxon Mobil is the top oil company in the world; its operations are related to various sources of oil, gas and alternative energy.
- Nigerian Agip Oil Company Limited.
- Hardy Oil and Gas Plc.