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Prelude FLNG

In June 2018 Prelude introduced gas onboard. This means equipment aboard the floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) facility can now switch to run on gas rather than diesel. Once fully operational, Prelude FLNG will deliver LNG to Shell’s customers around the world.

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Appomattox

In May 2018 Shell’s Appomattox platform left Ingleside, Texas, USA for its final location in the Gulf of Mexico. The project is on track for first oil by the end of the decade. Average peak production is estimated to reach approximately 175,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day.

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Vito

Vito

In April 2018 Shell took the final investment decision to develop the Vito deep-water project in the US Gulf of Mexico. Vito will be Shell’s 11th deep-water project in the area. Average peak production is estimated to reach approximately 100,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day.

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Pennsylvania Petrochemicals Complex

Pennsylvania Petrochemicals Complex

Shell is currently constructing the Pennsylvania Petrochemicals Complex. In November 2017, Shell announced the completion of the site’s early works programme and the beginning of the main construction phase.

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Malikai

Shell’s second deep-water project in Malaysia started oil production in December 2016. It features the country’s first tension leg platform, a floating oil production facility moored to the seabed 500 metres underwater. 

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Major projects moving ahead

Appomattox

The Appomattox deep-water project is Shell’s largest floating platform in the US Gulf of Mexico. It is on track to produce first oil by the end of the decade.

Kaikias

Shell is currently developing Kaikias, a deep-water oil and gas project in the US Gulf of Mexico that will use a sub-sea tieback design.

Penguins

In January 2018 Shell took the final investment decision to redevelop the Penguins oil and gas field in the UK North Sea.

Prelude FLNG

Shell has developed a revolutionary floating liquefied natural gas facility, Prelude, to access offshore gas fields otherwise too costly or difficult to develop.

Vito

In April 2018 Shell took the final investment decision to develop the Vito deep-water project in the US Gulf of Mexico. Vito will be Shell’s 11th deep-water project in the area.

Major projects on-stream

Bonga North West

Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company Ltd (SNEPCo) produces oil from the Bonga North West field in water depths of more than 1,000 metres.

Cardamom

Shell has developed the Cardamom field in the US Gulf of Mexico to produce oil and gas for the nearby Auger production hub.

Gumusut-Kakap

Shell’s first deep-water project in Malaysia uses advanced technology to safely produce and pipe oil from the Gumusut-Kakap field.

Malampaya Phases 2 & 3

Shell’s Malampaya gas-to-power project off the coast of Palawan signalled the birth of the natural gas industry in the Philippines.

Malikai

Shell's latest deep-water project off Malaysia strengthens the country's expertise in unlocking energy from beneath the ocean's depths.

Mars B

Shell’s Mars B development is the first deep-water project in the US Gulf of Mexico to expand an existing offshore oil and gas field by adding new infrastructure.

Ormen Lange

Natural gas from Shell’s deep-water Ormen Lange project off the coast of Norway meets around 20% of the UK’s gas needs.

Parque das Conchas

The Parque das Conchas fields lie in ultra-deep water off Brazil. Several technology firsts have helped to bring the fields on-stream.

Pearl GTL

Pearl GTL is the world’s largest gas-to-liquids plant, producing cleaner-burning transport fuel and other valuable liquid products.

Perdido

Perdido is the world’s deepest spar, and the second-deepest oil and gas production hub. 

Qatargas 4

Qatargas 4 is Shell's first entry into Qatar's liquefied natural gas (LNG) sector.

Sakhalin-2

Sakhalin-2 is one of the world’s largest integrated, export-oriented oil and gas projects, as well as Russia’s first offshore gas project.

Stones

Stones, in the US Gulf of Mexico, is the world’s deepest oil and gas project, operating in around 2,900 metres of water.