HONG KONG – CNOOC Ltd. (NYSE: CEO, SEHK: 00883, TSX: CNU) reports that its Wenchang 13-6 oil field has begun production. CNOOC holds 100% of the field and acts as operator.
The Wenchang 13-6 oil field, located in the west of Pearl River Mouth basin with an average water depth of 120 m (394 ft), is part of the Wenchang oil fields, and it shares the existing adjacent facilities for the development. The main production facilities include one wellhead platform and 12 producing wells. There are currently five wells producing 1,300 b/d.