HOUSTON –First production is flowing from the deepwater Gulf of Mexico Caesar/Tonga development.
Operator Anadarko Petroleum Corp. (NYSE:APC) expects production to reach about 45,000 boe/d from the first three subsea wells. A fourth well is expected to be completed later this year in the Phase 1 development.
Anadarko operates the Caesar/Tonga development with a 33.75% working interest. Co-owners in the development include Statoil Gulf of Mexico LLC (23.55%), Shell Offshore Inc. (22.45%), and Chevron U.S.A. Inc. (20.25%).