Chunxiao Oil/Gas Field, a key state project, will be completed this October. By then, the daily natural gas processing capacity of this field will reach 9.1 million cubic meters.
The Comprehensive Development Project of the Chunxiao Oil/Gas Field, a key investment development project of China, is undertaken by the China National Offshore Oil Corporation Ltd. A South Korean modern heavy industry company will be responsible for the laying of seabed pipelines and pipeline pressure test and trial operation from Ningbo's Sanshan to offshore Chunxiao Gas Field and from the gas field to the platform, the length of the pipeline totals 470 km.
The oil/gas field, located in a depressed area of the Donghai Xihu, 350 km to the southeast of Ningbo City, is composed of four oil/gas fields--Chunxiao, Canxue, Duanqiao and Tianwaitian, with a total area of 22,000 square km.
By People's Daily Online