HOUSTON -- Production has begun from the Murphy Oil-operated Thunder Hawk field in the US Gulf of Mexico.
The Thunder Hawk field production unit has capacity to process 45,000 b/d of oil and 70 MMcf/d of natural gas (approximately 0.7 bcm per year). The semisubmersible platform will receive production from three subsea wells in water depths of more than 1,700 m (5,577 ft)
Thunder Hawk was discovered in 2004 and sanctioned in 2006. The field is located in Mississippi Canyon block 734.
Thunder Hawk field onstream
Production has begun from the Murphy Oil-operated Thunder Hawk field in the US Gulf of Mexico.