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Activity - Griffin Decommissioning and Field Management

Activity details
Organisation BHP Petroleum (Australia) Pty Ltd
Project Griffin Development
Activity types Decommissioning, dismantling or removing a facility
Any other petroleum-related activity
In-force EP 4404
Submission date 19 February, 2018
Outcome Accepted
Acceptance date 17 April, 2018
Locations North West
Pilbara
Start date Pending titleholder notification
Stop date Pending titleholder notification
Please note: activity start and stop dates are based on notifications provided by the titleholder.

Titleholder contact
Steve Jeffcote
Phone: 08 6321 2789

Activity Description

This EP describes on-going cessation activities in the BHP operated Permit Area WA-10-L (Griffin Field), located approximately 58 km north-west of Exmouth, Western Australia, in Commonwealth waters. The scope of the activities includes:
The physical presence of remaining development infrastructure in the Griffin Field;
The presence of remaining Griffin 7.75’’ Export Pipeline (Licence No. WA-3-PL Commonwealth) in the Griffin Field extending from the riser approximately 32.5 km to the Commonwealth/West Australian state waters boundary;
BHP’s inspection visits to the RTM;
Vessel operations directly associated with Cessation activities only when they are within the Operational Area within the Griffin Field;
Cessation activities involving surface inspections in the Griffin Field; and
Cessation activities involving subsea inspections/interventions in the Griffin Field.


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Location map - Activity: Griffin Development Cessation  (refer to description)

EP Documents

EP Document A680713 (1.24 MB)
Decision notifications A681525 (9.46 MB)


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