Photo: Photographic Services, Shell International.
The Appomattox field is expected to have an average peak annual production of 175,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day. It is expected that production will start by the end of this year.
The semi-submersible Appomattox platform is located about 129 kilometres from Louisiana, where the water depth is an astounding 2,195 metres.
Oglaend System US provided full engineering design services, and supplied overhead supports for five buildings and the living quarters of this deepwater project.
Gulf of Mexico, USA