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A view from the oil field

Posted by Denise Marshall on Jan 13, 2014 12:51:00 PM

The Cheal sites have been active these past few months, and we've finally gotten some photos in from the field. From Cheal A to G, we're making improvements, loading oil, and preparing to tie in more wells.

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To start with the wider view before going micro with the shots below, here's one that shows TAG living harmoniously with its bovine neighbors. 

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A 400 bbl oil tank at the Cheal E site:
a second identical tank will be placed
beside it soon.

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And over at the Cheal A site, oil tankers fill up with our product: a beautiful sight!
 

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The five wells at the E-Site. The plant is permanently built, and two of the five wells are permanently tied in. Shows how low profile these sites are once we're producing.

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Awaiting commission of the Thermal Combustion Chamber (hidden on the right), which will contain the flare at the E-Site.

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 Breaking it all down at the Cheal E Site.
  

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A tidy G site with the G-1 well now underway.

Topics: Cheal Production Facility, Taranaki, Cheal Oil Field, oil and gas production