Exploration & Production

BW takes FID on Tortue Phase 2

BW Offshore has taken an FID on the development of the second phase of its Tortue field off the coast of Gabon
By Staff reporter 20 November 2018 0 33370

BW Offshore has taken an FID on the development of the second phase of its Tortue field off the coast of Gabon, the company has announced.

BW will drill an additional four development wells and has placed orders for the drilling equipment.

Tortue’s total reserves from both phases are estimated at 30-40 million barrels of oil equivalent, excluding contingent reserves.