Masirah orders FSO for offshore Oman oilfield

Masirah Oil has contracted Wings Offshore in Singapore to convert the 750,000-bbl capacity Aframax tanker Mt Bull Papua to a floating storage and offloading vessel.

The oil tanker Mt Bull Papua will be converted to an FSO for the Masirah Oil-operated Yumna field offshore Oman.
The oil tanker Mt Bull Papua will be converted to an FSO for the Masirah Oil-operated Yumna field offshore Oman.
(Courtesy PT Buana Lintas Lautan Tbk.)

Offshore staff

MUSCAT, OmanMasirah Oil has contracted Wings Offshore in Singapore to convert the 750,000-bbl capacity Aframax tanker Mt Bull Papua to a floating storage and offloading (FSO) vessel.

This will store crude oil produced during the early appraisal phase of the Yumna field in block 50 offshore Oman, in which Masirah has a 100% interest. 

Drilling of the Yumna 1 appraisal well is due to start next month. 

11/26/2019

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