Further expansion planned for White Rose area offshore eastern Canada

Husky Energy expects gas injection to start before year-end at the South White Rose extension offshore Newfoundland & Labrador, the aim being to boost oil production.

Offshore staff

CALGARY, Canada --Husky Energy expects gas injection to start before year-end at the South White Rose extension offshore Newfoundland & Labrador, the aim being to boost oil production.

South White Rose is being tied back to theSeaRose FPSO, with first oil anticipated by end-2014.

The company has also signed a benefits agreement with the government of Newfoundland and Labrador for theWest White Rose development. Detailed engineering is under way for a new a fixed wellhead platform, with first oil planned in the 2017 timeframe.

Still in this sector, drilling has started on the fifth production well at the North Amethyst subsea tieback, while a fourth water injection well was completed and brought online this summer.

Husky has discovered hydrocarbons atNorthwest White Rose and is assessing those results.

10/28/2013

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