Taranaki Basin


Development & Production

Maari and Manaia Oil Fields
Status Production and Development
Location PMP 38160, Taranaki Basin, Offshore New Zealand
Working Interest 5%
Operator OMV New Zealand Ltd.
Permit Description and Activity

The Maari and Manaia fields are located in PMP 38160, approximately 80 km offshore Taranaki, New Zealand.

Production commenced in February 2009 from 3 producing reservoirs to a single wellhead platform adjacent to the Maari field, before connecting to the Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel, moored approximately 1.5 km from the wellhead platform.