Operating Multiple Viosca Knoll Prospects
The Virgo field was discovered by Total E&P in 1997. The field, consisting of Viosca Knoll blocks 822 and 823, is producing from a single fixed leg production platform located in block 823. W&T Offshore acquired a 64% working interest in the field from Total E&P in 2010 and is the operator of the field.
The Tahoe and SE Tahoe fields were discovered by Shell in 1984 and 1996, respectively. The fields, consisting of Vioska Knoll blocks 783 and 784, are both producing through subsea tiebacks to two platforms located in Main Pass 252. W&T Offshore acquired a 70% working interest in Tahoe and a 100% working interest in SE Tahoe from Shell in 2010. W&T is the operator of both fields.