Benchamas Oil And Gas Field

Summary Information

  • Operator: Chevron
  • Country: Thailand
  • Location: Gulf of Thailand
  • Production start: 1999
  • Partners:
  • Type: Oil & Gas
  • Estimated Reserves:
  • Production Volume:


  • Oil is stored on the Benchamas FSO vessel
  • The gas is sold under contract to the Petroleum Authority of Thailand (PTT) and the oil is exported via an adjacent Floating Storage and Offloading facility


  • HHI: Construction of Platform & Bridge
  • Jurong Shipyard: Benchamas FSO conversion


  • 1997 - HHI awarded platform contract
  • 1999 - Oil production started



  1. Hyundai Heavy Industries Platform References
  2. Gustomsc FPSO References
  3. Chevron Announces First Production From Benchamas Field In Thailand

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