Agbami FPSO

Summary Information

  • Name: Agbami FPSO
  • Field: Agbami Oil Field
  • Country: Nigeria
  • Ownership:
  • Website:
  • Field Operated By: Chevron
  • Capacity: 250,000 barrels of oil per day, 450 million cubic feet of gas
  • Year of Completion:

Brief Description

  • The Agbami FPSO is moored in about 4,700 feet water depth, and at least 40 subsea wells will most likely be necessary to fully exploit the field.
  • The FPSO will be designed to handle 250,000 barrels of oil per day, 450 million cubic feet of gas production per day and 450,000 barrels of injected water per day.
  • Approximately 415 million cubic feet of gas per day will be re-injected. Designed to store approximately 2.2 million barrels of oil, the Agbami vessel is set to be on location for more than 20 years.
  • The Agbami FPSO will have thirteen topside modules, which contain the main process and utility systems.
  • Weighing approximately 30,000 tons, the vessel topsides will generate 75 megawatts of power and have living quarters for 100 personnel.

Contractors

  • DSME: construction of the Floating Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel
  • Mustang: Concept development, FEED - Phase III, EPC Contract and Support
  • KBR: engineering design and procurement services for the topsides
  • Aker: Pusnes Offloading System
  • Intecsea: FEED including concept development field layout, equipment design and selection for FPSO and subsea production system.

Status

  • In operation

History

  • 2005 - Contract for the construction of the Floating Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel awarded to Daewoo Shipping and Marine Engineering (DSME) Corporation
  • 2008 - Production of oil begins

Other Information

  • Agbami FPSO is one of the largest of these types of vessels in the world

Links

  1. Mustang Engineering Platform References
  2. Aker FPSO Pusnes Offloading Systems
  3. International Protective Coatings FPSO References
  4. ChevronTexaco Press Release - ChevronTexaco and Partners Sign Agbami FPSO Construction Contract
  5. KBR Awarded Engineering Contract for ChevronTexaco's Agbami Project off Nigeria
  6. Chevron Announces First Oil Production From Agbami Field

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