Search results for: Appomattox

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  • 3 April 2018

    Engineers and inspectors at the U.S. BSEE have signed off on several topsides components during a pre-production inspection of Shell’s Appomattox platform. 

  • 23 May 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Shell has started production at Appomattox floating production system months ahead of schedule. Appomattox floating production system is located approximately 129 kilometres south east of Louisiana in approximately 2,255 metres of water. Shell’s largest floating platform in the Gulf of Mexico currently has an expected production of 175,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day (boe/d), […]

  • 8 August 2017

    COSCO’s Xin Guang Hua heavy lift and transportation vessel has earlier this week loaded Shell’s Appomattox platform hull at Geoje, South Korea. The giant vessel will take the unit to the U.S., where the platform will eventually be installed at Shell’s Appomattox field in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. The Appomattox project will consist of […]

  • 1 July 2015
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Royal Dutch Shell plc has today made the final investment decision (FID) to advance the Appomattox deep-water development in the Gulf of Mexico. This decision authorises the construction and installation of Shell’s eighth and largest floating platform in the Gulf of Mexico. The Appomattox development will initially produce from the Appomattox and Vicksburg fields, with average […]

  • 21 August 2018

    Offshore towing company Crowley has shared a photo of its tugs moving Shell’s giant Appomattox platform to its Gulf of Mexico location.

  • 1 July 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Shell has made the final investment decision (FID) to advance the Appomattox deep-water development in the Gulf of Mexico. This decision authorises the construction and installation of Shell’s eighth and largest floating platform in the Gulf of Mexico. The Appomattox development will initially produce from the Appomattox and Vicksburg fields, with average peak production estimated […]

  • 23 May 2019
    Project & Tenders

    Appomattox has realized cost reductions of more than 40% since taking the final investment decision in 2015.

  • 11 May 2018
    Project & Tenders

    Shell’s largest deepwater platform in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico has set sail from a yard in Texas and is now on its way to the Appomattox field.

  • 16 August 2017

    Oil giant Shell on Tuesday shared an image through its social media channels of the Appomattox hull being loaded on a heavy lift and transportation vessel in Geoje, South Korea before heading to the U.S.  Prior to its departure, the hull was loaded onto Cosco’s  heavy lifter Xin Guang Hua. According to Shell’s Tuesday update, the […]

  • 10 October 2017
    Project & Tenders

    Oil giant Shell shared several images last Friday through its social media channels of the Appomattox hull reaching its destination. The hull was delivered to Ingleside, Texas, by Cosco’s heavy lifter Xin Guang Hua. Now that the hull has arrived in the U.S., a new phase of construction, entailing the hull’s integration with the topsides, can […]

  • 17 August 2017
    Business & Finance

    In today’s spotted we bring you an image of MV Xin Guang Hua which recently loaded the hull of Shell’s Appomattox platform.  The 40,335 mt hull was loaded onto the semi-submersible heavy lift vessel near Geoje Island, South Korea, on August 6, 2017. The hull is intended for the oil and gas company’s Appomattox deep-water project […]

  • 23 September 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    FMC Technologies, Inc., a provider of technologies and services to the oil and gas industry, has received an award from Shell Offshore, Inc. (Shell) for its Appomattox deepwater development in the Gulf of Mexico. Under the agreement, FMC Technologies will provide enhanced vertical deepwater trees, subsea manifolds, topside controls, a control system, and a distribution […]

  • 17 February 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    American water treatment systems manufacturer Water Standard has been contracted by oil and gas company Shell for the design, fabrication, testing, and shipment of an Ultrapure Water Generation Package (UWGP). According to Water Standard, the system will be integrated on Appomattox, Shell’s floating production system located in deepwater, Gulf of Mexico. The UWGP includes compact Reverse Osmosis […]

  • 31 May 2019

    Oil production in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico is set to make new records in the imminent future, according to Norwegian oil and gas intelligence firm Rystad Energy.

  • 18 August 2015
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Shell Offshore has awarded transportation contract of the Appomattox Platform to COSCO Shipping Company Limited.  According to its press release, COSCO signed a contract with Shell Offshore Inc. on July 6, 2015, for the transportation of the Appomattox semi-submersible offshore platform hull from South Korea to Ingleside, Texas. This contract was awarded as part of […]

  • 3 July 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Shell announces a successful exploratory well at Vicksburg in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico. The well is located 75 miles (120 kilometers) offshore in the De Soto Canyon Block 393 in 7,446 feet (2,269 meters) of water. It was drilled to a total depth of 26,385 feet (8,042 meters) and encountered more than 500 feet […]

  • 16 May 2017

    Shell has hired Oceaneering for the provision of services and products in support of the design, fabrication and installation of ancillary flowline hardware for the Appomattox development in  the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. The scope of work for ancillary flowline hardware will include the procurement and installation of pre-lay and post-lay crossing mattresses, flowline jumper […]

  • 3 July 2013

    Shell today announces a successful exploratory well at Vicksburg in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico. The well is located 75 miles (120 kilometers) offshore in the De Soto Canyon Block 393 in 7,446 feet (2,269 meters) of water. It was drilled to a total depth of 26,385 feet (8,042 meters) and encountered more than 500 […]

  • 27 August 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Danos, a Louisiana-based oil and gas service company, has been selected by Shell to fabricate three boarding valve skid assemblies for Shell’s deep-water Appomattox project in the Gulf of Mexico. According to Danos, the project will engage its coatings, fabrication, instrumentation and electrical, project management and procurement divisions. The company says it will begin working on the […]

  • 11 March 2016
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Shell and Nexen Petroleum, partners in the Appomattox development in the Gulf of Mexico, have hired Williams Partners to deliver deepwater gas gathering services for the project. The development is located 80 miles offshore from the nearest shoreline in Louisiana, in approximately 7,200 feet of water. Shell is 79 percent owner and operator in the Appomattox development […]

  • 28 May 2018
    Equipment

    Shell has evacuated offshore workers from two of its platforms in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico ahead of the tropical storm Alberto.

  • 16 April 2018
    Equipment

    Lankhorst Ropes has completed the engineering, design, fabrication and delivery of the deepwater mooring rope for the Shell’s Appomattox project located in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico.  At over 63,000m, it is the longest ever rope meterage for a single deepwater mooring contract, according to Lankhorst’s statement on Monday. Shell’s Appomattox unit will be a […]