Ship Shoal 208
|Acquisition Year|| 2012 by EPL
2014 by EXXI
|Cumulative Production||221 MMBO
Located approximately 62 miles southwest of New Orleans in approximately 100 feet of water, Ship Shoal 208 consists of Blocks 208, 209, and 215. It was acquired in 2014 from EPL Oil & Gas. The field is a large piercement salt dome, which acts to trap significant accumulations of Upper Miocene and Pliocene-age oil and natural gas deposits. There are multiple stacked oil sands and bypassed pay opportunities in this field.