Another offshore production delay for BP
Gulf Atlantis field startup postponed to 2007; subsea equipment modifications, ‘loop currents’ cited as reasons for delay
For Petroleum News
Production startup from a second major BP-operated field in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico has been postponed, BP confirmed Sept. 26. Atlantis likely will not see first oil until the first half of 2007, contrary to the previous plan of year-end 2006, the company said.
BP, just a week prior to confirmi....
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Atlantis expected to cost $2 billion
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