Marginal Field Development (BMG)


Acquiring and executing a development plan – record achieved

Roc Oil

Gippsland, Bass Strait, Australia

Successfully delivered work scopes to client with first oil in 364 days

Scope of Work:

  • Acted as Client Project Management Contractor
  • Managed well construction and completions
  • Completed all engineering design and procurement
  • Sourced and selected Crystal Ocean FPSO
  • Managed Conversion of Crystal Ocean FPSO
  • Design of mooring and conversion of Basker Spirit Shuttle Tanker
  • Commissioned, operated and maintained the Crystal Ocean FPSO
  • Operated the field as the NOPSA registered operator

The Basker-Manta-Gummy fields offshore Victoria, known as BMG, produced oil from 2005 – 2011.  The project was a first of a kind in relation to production from a FPSO offshore Victoria.  The field is currently in a non-production phase with re-development options being considered.