Presentation on theme: "Opal Plant Overview Presented to the Wyoming Pipeline Authority March 23, 2004."— Presentation transcript:
Opal Plant Overview Presented to the Wyoming Pipeline Authority March 23, 2004
WHERE is Opal?
WHY is Opal Expanding? n Williams Continued Response to Market Demand n Major Export Point for Wyoming Production n Liquidity and Demand at the Opal Hub n Development of the Pinedale Anticline n Infill Drilling in the Jonah Field n Future Development of the Mesa n Renewed Activity in the Moxa Field n Kern River 2003 Capacity Expansion n Planned Expansion of Northwest P/L n Availability of Take-away Capacity on MAPL n Opportunity to Partner with Mt. West/Willbros
WHAT is Opal? Four Cryogenic Processing Plants: Plant Avg. capacity TXP MMcf/d TXP MMcf/d TXP MMcf/d TXP MMcf/d TOTAL 1,150 MMcf/d
WHAT is Opal? The Opal Plant also Provides Blending and Dehydration Services: Processing Blending TOTAL (MMcf/d) (MMcf/d) (MMcf/d) TXP-1, 2, ,040 New TXP TOTAL 1, ,500 …and 1.0 Bcf of glycol dehydration for Jonah/Pinedale.
WHAT is Opal? Distribution of Throughput Capacity
WHAT is Opal? NGL Production for Opal: Plant Ave. Production TXP-1 14,000 bbl/d TXP-2 7,000 bbl/d TXP-3 24,000 bbl/d TXP-4 11,000 bbl/d TOTAL 56,000 bbl/d
WHO is Opal? SUPPLY: The Big Hitters BP America ChevronTexaco ConocoPhillips Devon Energy EnCana Oil & Gas EOG Resources ExxonMobil Company Shell E&P Company Ultra Petroleum Co. Westport Resources
WHO is Opal? TAKE-AWAY CAPACITY: Interstate Pipelines (MMcf/d) 1) CIG/El Paso 150 2) Kern River 1,500 3) Northwest 600 (West) 250 (South) TOTAL 2,500
NWPL Supply Diversity
TXP-4 Expansion Diagram Demethanizer Tower Molecular Sieve Dehydrators Solar Taurus 70-T10302S Recompressor Site Rated 8,550 Hp Gas-to-Gas Exchanger Discharge Gas Coolers Inlet Filter Separator Process Building Area with Expander and Plate Fin Exchangers Product Surge Vessels NGL Product Cooler