TEN Blend

About TEN Blend

  • Discovered in 2009 by Tweneboa-1 wildcat well, plan of development submitted in 2013 and first oil in August 2016.
  • Tullow is Field Operator with 47.18% working interest.

Production 

  • FPSO design capacity of 80kbd.

Quality

  • Good Quality, light, low sulphur, intermediate crude.
  • Low Metals (Vanadium), Nitrogen, Low TAN.

Cargo sizes

  • Standard cargo size 950 kbbls +/-5%.
  • Option to offer 650 +/-5% with prior notice.

LOGISTICS

  • TEN Blend loads from FPSO John Evans Atta Mills, a converted VLCC turret moored FPSO.
  • Storage capacity 1.7 Mbbls.
  • Flexible Logistics, terminal can accept Aframax, Suezmax and VLCC’s calling either 1st or 2nd Port.
  • Maximum 350k DWT.

MARKETS

  • First Cargo was in September 2016.
  • Since then, it has found a world wide customer base from Europe, China and the US East, West and Gulf Coasts.

TEN BLEND PROPERTIES

Whole Crude Property Units TEN Blend
 API API 33.8
 Sulphur WT% 0.43
 Nitrogen Ppm 1,800
 TAN No.  mgKOH/g 0.05
 Pour Point OC 9
 Vanadium Ppm 4
 Nickel Ppm 8
 Cut (deg C) Yield %  TEN Blend
 Gas-500/15 WT% 1.3
 Nap 15/175 WT% 19.9
 Kero 175/250 WT% 11.5
 Dist 250/360 WT%
19.1
 VGO 360/565 WT%
32.2
 VRES 565/999 WT% 16.0