Fatih drillship; Source: Türkiye Petrolleri A.O. (TPAO)

‘World’s fastest offshore field development’ on stream, as first gas flows from huge Black Sea project

With the global energy crisis running the show, countries around the globe are working to strengthen the security of their energy supply. In line with this, Türkiye’s government and its national oil and gas company, Türkiye Petrolleri A.O. (TPAO), have tucked a new milestone under their belt with the achievement of first gas from a giant natural gas project in the Black Sea. While this is one of Türkiye’s largest energy projects ever built, the country also sees it as the world's shortest offshore field development project from the first discovery to production.

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