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Flounder Environment Plan

Activity type Operation of a facility for the recovery or processing of petroleum
Activity subtypes Operation of a petroleum pipeline
Lifecycle Classification Operation & Production
Submitted by Esso Australia Resources Pty Ltd
Submission date 29 August, 2014
Subtype Revision
Decision date 23 October, 2014
RMS ID 2893
Status Finalised
Outcome Accepted
Link to previously accepted EP

Carolyn Thomas
Offshore Risk, Environment and Regulatory Supervisor - Safety, Security, Health and Environment
Esso Australia Pty Ltd for and on behalf of Esso Australia Resources Pty Ltd
12 Riverside Quay, Southbank VIC 3006
Telephone: +61 3 9261 0260 

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Location map - Activity: Flounder Environment Plan (refer to description)

The Flounder EP covers all activities relating to hydrocarbon production from the following facilities and transport of hydrocarbons in the following pipelines:
Flounder platform (Production Licence VIC/L11);
FLA-TNA250 Gas (Licensed Pipeline VIC/PL17); and
FLA-TNA250 Oil (Licensed Pipeline VIC/PL18).
Esso Australia Resources Pty Ltd (“Esso”) is the operator and a titleholder of the abovementioned production licences and licenced petroleum pipelines.
The Flounder (FLA) platform is located approximately 58 km off the Gippsland coast in approximately 93 m of water depth (Figure 1).
Ongoing operational, maintenance, and minor construction (brownfields) activities will be conducted on these facilities and pipelines over the next five years, as well as wellwork operations on the Flounder platform.
Note: This information has been extracted from the EP Summary. Please refer to the attached EP Summary for more information.

Other Details
Locations Gippsland
Commonwealth waters adjacent to VIC
Titles (or other instruments) VIC/L11
Current Documents (Finalised)
EP Document

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