Subsea Production: News for Oil & Gas and Hydrocarbon Industries  Membership Services Ľ
Gulf Oil and Gas grow your business
Home News Events Projects Tenders Unconventionals Community | My Account
Products and vendors Services and providers Jobs

Decommissioning Work of Iwaki Platform, Off Japan

Source: www.gulfoilandgas.com 4/28/2010, Location: Asia

Share |

INPEX CORPORATION, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Offshore Iwaki Petroleum Co., Ltd.(OIP), produced natural gas and condensate for 23 years between 1984 and 2007 at the Offshore Iwaki Gas Field, located 40km offshore Naraha Town, Fukushima Prefecture in Japan. The Gas Field is the first and only one ever developed in the offshore area of Japanís Pacific Ocean side.

After the natural gas production ended in 2007, INPEX plugged and abandoned all production wells at the Platform, and has been working on the decommissioning plan which is about to start in May, 2010. The decommissioning work is scheduled to take about three months.

INPEX is determined to take every available measure to maintain the safety of the decommissioning work by placing high priority on the Health, Safety and Environment issues. On this occasion, we sincerely hope to have continued assistance and kind understanding of all the parties concerned in the region during the decommissioning operation period.

Subsea Production News in Japan >>

China Oil Demand in May 2015
China >>  5/20/2015 - Preliminary data showed steady growth in oil consumption of around 0.5 mb/d in March compared with the same quarter one year earlier, despite the easi...
Russia Economy in May 2015
Russia >>  5/15/2015 - The ruble appreciated by 11.6% against the dollar in April, marking the second month of higher value following eight months of depreciation. As a resu...

China Economy - May 2015
China >>  5/13/2015 - Chinese economic growth slowed to 7% in the first quarter, the slowest rate since early 2009. The consumer slowdown remains less marked, with retail s...
Caspian Oil Supply - April 2015
Kazakhstan >>  5/6/2015 - Oil production in Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan and FSU others, is expected to decline in 2015 by 20 tb/d to average 10.54 mb/d, 40 tb/d to average 1.61 mb/d...

China Economy - April 2015
China >>  5/5/2015 - The Chinese economy started 2015 on a weak note. According to monthly data for January to March, the Chinese economy slowed further in the 1Q15, mainl...
Asia Oil Demand in April 2015
India >>  5/4/2015 - Indiaís oil consumption continued to accelerate significantly in 2015, with yet another month of very positive oil demand growth data. February demand...



Related Categories: Diving Contractors  Dredging  FPSO Vessels and Equipment  General  Marine Services  Mooring Systems  Offshore Platforms  Subsea Production 

Related Articles: Diving Contractors  Dredging  FPSO Vessels and Equipment  General  Marine Services  Mooring Systems  Offshore Platforms  Subsea Production 


Japan Oil & Gas 1 >>  2 | 3 | 4 |

More News

Oil & Gas Companies in Japan >>

Related Links

Countries Quick Links

AZ BD BN CN GE ID IN IR JP KR KZ MM MN MY PG PH PK RU SG TH TJ TM TW UA UZ VN
Gulf Oil and Gas B2B marketplace:   About -  Advertising -  Competitive Intelligence -  Talent Solutions -  Membership Services Follow us on Facebook
Copyright © Universal Solutions All rights reserved. Privacy Policy. - Contact Us  Gulfoilandgas rss feed