Galoc field production resumes

Production from the Galoc oil field has restarted, according to Galoc Production Co.

Offshore staff

PERTH -- Production from the Galoc oil field has restarted, according to Galoc Production Co. The Galoc 3 and Galoc 4 wells are online and flowing at a combined rate of approximately 13,000 b/d of oil

The FPSORubicon Intrepid was reconnected to its mooring and riser system approximately six days after shutting in and disconnecting during Tropical Storm Emong. The mooring and riser systems were all inspected and integrity tested prior to the production resumption, the company says.

05/13/2009

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