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West Kingfish

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 28 November, 2014
Subtype Revision
Decision date 22 January, 2015
RMS ID 2996
Status Finalised
Outcome Accepted
Link to previously accepted EP

Carolyn Thomas
Offshore Risk, Environment and Regulatory Supervisor - Safety, Security, Health and Environment (SSHE)
Esso Australia Pty Ltd 
12 Riverside Quay
+61 3 9261 0260

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Location map - Activity: West Kingfish (refer to description)

The Kingfish EP covers all activities relating to hydrocarbon production from the following facilities and transport of hydrocarbons in the following pipelines:
•           Kingfish A, Kingfish B and West Kingfish platforms (Production Licence VIC/L07);
•           KFA-KFB400 Oil (Licensed Pipeline VIC/PL6);
•           KFB-HLA500 Oil (Licensed Pipeline VIC/PL7); and
•           WKF-KFA300 Oil (Licensed Pipeline VIC/PL14).
Ongoing operational, maintenance, and construction (brownfields) activities will be conducted on these facilities and pipelines over the next five years, as well as wellwork operations on the Kingfish A, Kingfish B and West Kingfish platforms.
The Kingfish A (KFA), Kingfish B (KFB) and West Kingfish (WKF) platforms are located within Production Area VIC/L07 approximately 72 to 77 km off the Gippsland coast in approximately 77 to 78 m of water depth.
The KFA platform is connected to the KFB platform by the KFA-KFB400 pipeline; the KFB platform is connected to the Halibut (HLA) platform by the KFB-HLA500 pipeline; and the WKF platform is connected to the KFA platform by the WKF-KFA300 pipeline.
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/L7
Current Documents (Finalised)
EP Document

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