09/15/2015 - Press release
Total E&P Indonesia Completed Bekapai Phase 2B Project
Jakarta, September 15, 2015 - Total E&P Indonesie (TEPI), announces that on the September 13, 2015, the last modification work on BL platform in Bekapai Field has been completed safely. This event has put the Bekapai Phase 2B project to its final milestone. In addition to the safety achievement, the project has been accomplished within budget and schedule with excellent quality outcome. Bekapai Phase 2B is TEPI’s newest project situated at Bekapai and Peciko fields. Both oil and gas fields are part of Mahakam PSC operated by TEPI (50% participating interest, and Inpex as the partner) under supervision of SKK Migas.
The project has two packages: subsea pipeline package consisting 12" diameter 12.6 km pipeline from Bekapai BA platform to Peciko SWP-K platform that has been put on service on the July 25, 2015 which is earlier than the plan, and platform modification package which has been completed on the September 13, 2015, involving Multiwell Bekapai Platforms (MWP) of BA, BP, BG, BL in Bekapai and –SWP-K in Peciko. The whole project has been executed in safely manner with zero Lost Time of Injury (LTI) and more than 1.5 millions man-hours, thanks to the excellent performance and cooperation from all team members.
This brown field project is complex with aggressive and dynamic work schedule on the 35-year old production facilities. It was involving 570 personnel at peak, 25 marine vessels that have 100% Indonesian flags for 222 days of offshore campaign, approximately 400 tons of modification works, 205 tie-in points, 27 offshore complex liftings, and executed on live platforms in 11 simultaneous operations (SIMOPS). In addition, all fabrication works were done locally in East Kalimantan.
The project will raise the Bekapai’s gas production to 92 mmscfd while maintaining the oil production above 10,000 bopd. This millestone will contribute significantly to TEPI’s yearly target production close to 1,7 Bscfd for gas and more than 65 kbopd liquid (oil and condensate).