Vega Oil Field

Summary Information

  • Operator: Edison
  • Country: Italy
  • Location: Sicilian Channel
  • Production start: 1987
  • Partners: Edison with a 60% working interest (Eni is the partner with 40%
  • Type: Oil / Gas
  • Estimated Reserves:
  • Production Volume:

Description

  • Vega field is located in the Sicilian Channel, 20 km south of Pozzallo (RG).
  • The Vega cluster consists of Vega A, the field currently in production, and the yet to be developed Vega B field.
  • Vega A was developed with 24 wells, a platform located in 130 metres of water designed to process 60.000 barrels of oil per day and a floating storage and offloading tanker (Leonis) with a capacity of 110,000 tons to temporary store production.
  • The crude oil is transported from the Leonis to refineries by tankers shuttles.

Contractors

  • Tecon: Well-head and Separation Modules weighing 1100t and 1300t - Structural basic and de-tail design
  • ICS: Installation
  • Micoperi: Clamps and J-tube installation on Vega A, clamps and risers installation on SPM

History

  • 1987 - First production

Geology

Links

  1. Exploration and production, Edison
  2. Offshore Platforms in Italy
  3. Tecon Platform References
  4. ABB FPSO References
  5. Micoperi Offshore And Platform References
  6. FoundOcean Europe Subsea References

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