Poinsettia Gas Field

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Summary Information

  • Operator: BG-Group
  • Country: Trinidad and Tobago
  • Location: North Coast Marine Area (NCMA)
  • Production start: 2009
  • Partners:
  • Type: Gas
  • Estimated Reserves:
  • Production Volume:


  • Located off the northwest shore of Trinidad in water 530 feet deep
  • The Poinsettia platform can produce as much as 350 million standard-cubic-feet-per-day of gas
  • Gas is transported via a 20-inch diameter pipeline to the Hibiscus platform before final pipeline transmission to shore
  • The gas is supplied to the Atlantic LNG Terminal


  • Fluor / McDermott: program management, engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) of the 4,000-ton topsides for the offshore drilling and gas production platform
  • Tofco: Deck Fabrication
  • Derescom: Fuel Gas Treatment/Pressure Reduction Package
  • FoundOcean: Grouting


  • 2000 - The Government of Trinidad & Tobago approved the development
  • 2007 - Fluor / McDermott awarded topsides contract
  • 2009 - First gas produced



  1. Tofco Platform References
  2. FoundOcean Subsea References
  3. Mcdermott Platform References
  4. Derescom Oil And Gas Processing References
  5. Trinidad & Tobago Government gives go-ahead to new gas province
  6. Fluor-Led Consortium to Build Offshore Drilling & Gas Production Platform off Coast of Trinidad
  7. Fluor-Led Offshore Project Reaches First Gas

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