Statfjord B Platform (Norway) - oli platform on North Sea
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North Sea, Norway
Date of build
1978 - 1981
The building weighs 890 thousand. tons and in 1992 was the heaviest of the previously constructed moving structures.
The base consists of 24 reinforced concrete cylinders; with four of them grow hollow, concrete legs, in twenty warehouses become crude oil.
The crew consists of 204 people, they have at their disposal the entire deck, on which there are mining equipment, a hotel and a heliport.
Extraction of oil started on November 5, 1982, it turned out that it was such a success that the construction costs were paid within a year.
The platform has tanks for 2 million barrels thrust. The devices are adapted to extract 250,000 barrels of string and 6 million m² of gas per day.
The Statfjord oil and gas field is located 200 kilometers west of the coast, it is an underwater oil and gas field. In addition, Statfjord on platform B has two other platforms there, Statfjord A and Statfjord C. The production of these platforms reached the best result on January 16, 1987, when during the day 850 204 barrels.