LUNSKAYA A Gas Platform partially evacuated, shut down
Part of LUNSKAYA A Gas Platform personnel were evacuated on Mar 26 on an offshore support standby vessel, after gas leak was detected, understood platform gas production shut down. Emergency works under way. No other details available at the moment. On a photo LUNSKAYA A platform.
LUNSKAYA A (LUN A) Gas Platform, weight 133000 tons, height 70 meters, installed in June 2006 at the Lunskoye gas field 15 kilometres of Sakhalin east coast, Okhots sea. It has production capacity over 50 million cubic meters of natural gas, around 50,000 barrels per day (7,900 m3/d). Personnel some 140 people.