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Damaged Pipe Causes Production Shut Down on Troll C
Date: Tuesday, August 26, 2014 @ 07:00:00 EDT

Statoil Statoil shut down production on the Troll C platform in the North Sea on Sunday 17 August after an inspection programme on the platform detected corrosion damage to a pipe connected to the oil export system.

Troll C Platform The corroded pipe will be replaced. This is expected to require a 7-day shutdown.


Troll C has a daily equity production of some 58 000 barrels of oil , and exports 8 million cubic metres of gas. In addition some 34 000 barrels of oil and 2 million cubic metres of gas are transported from the Fram field through the Troll C platform.

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