September start for West Rochelle in North Sea

Nexen has replaced Endeavour as operator of the West Rochelle field development in the central North Sea.

Offshore staff

LONDON – Nexen has replaced Endeavour as operator of the West Rochelle field development in the central North Sea.

The field is a tieback to the Nexen-operated Scott platform, which is due to start a summer shutdown today. First gas fromWest Rochelle is expected to flow in September, according to partner Premier Oil, at an initial rate of 80 MMcf/d (2.3 MMcm/d) of gas and 3,000 b/d of oil.

7/11/2013

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