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Summary Information

  • Operator: Freeport-McMoRan
  • Country: USA
  • Location: Gulf of Mexico
  • Production start:
  • Partners:
  • Type: Oil / Gas
  • Estimated Reserves:
  • Production Volume:



  • Nexans: King South E/H Umbilical


  • 2002 - Production started
  • 2007 - Aker Kvaerner shipped three subsea MultiBooster pumps
  • 2009 - King South starts production
  • 2012 - Plains Exploration and Production acquires a share from BP
  • 2013 - Freeport-McMoRan acquired Plains Exploration and Production



  1. Nexans Norway Umbilical References
  2. Aker Kvaerner delivers record breaking subsea technology to the Gulf of Mexico
  3. BP Announces Start-up of Dorado and King South Projects in Gulf of Mexico
  4. BP to Sell Non-Strategic US Gulf Of Mexico Assets to Plains Exploration and Production Company

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