Sumary of BP starts production at Angola’s Platina oilfield:
- Article content LONDON — BP said on Thursday it had started production at the Platina oilfield offshore Angola, helping Africa’s second biggest oil exporter slow a decline in output.
- The Platina field will be linked to BP’s existing Greater Plutonio floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) system in Angola’s Block 18 which started up in 2007. It will produce 30,000 barrels of oil per day at its peak and access an estimated 44 million barrels of oil reserves.
- The new production will help the West African nation slow a decline in output https://www.