BP’s heavy oil test facility ready
Company plans to start production in May to test technical feasibility of producing resource without the need for underground heating
BP has nearly completed the construction of a $100 million facility on the Milne Point S-Pad on Alaska’s North Slope to test ways of producing heavy oil from the Ugnu formation a few thousand feet below the pad. The tests should start in May, company spokesman Steve Rinehart told Petroleum News Marc....
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