White Rose (oil field)

White Rose (oil field)

White Rose is an oil field development project 350 kilometres off the coast of Newfoundland. Husky Energy is the operator and 72.5 per cent interest holder in the White Rose oil fields.

Discovered in 1984, the White Rose offshore oil field is located in the Jeanne d'Arc Basin 350km east of St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada. The field consists of both oil and gas pools, including the South White Rose oil pool. The oil pool covers approximately 40km2 and contains an estimated 440 million barrels of recoverable oil. White Rose is the second harsh environment development in North America to use a Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel, the SeaRose FPSO. Production from the field began in November 12, 2005.

The working interest partners are:
* Husky Energy Operations Ltd. (72.5%) - operator
* Petro-Canada (27.5 %)

External links

* [http://www.huskyenergy.ca/whiterose/overview/default.asp Husky Energy: White Rose]
* [http://www.ship-technology.com/projects/searose/ Ship Technology: SeaRose]
* [http://www.offshore-technology.com/projects/white_rose/ Offshore Technology: White Rose]

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