Exploration and Development
On July 11, 2013, Whistler Energy II, LLC, acquired 100% of the working interest in two lease blocks in the US Gulf of Mexico from an ExxonMobil affiliate and W&T Offshore, Inc. Green Canyon 18 and Green Canyon 60 are about 150 miles south of New Orleans, offshore Louisiana on the US Continental Shelf. The GC 18 platform was originally set in 1987. It is a 30-slot, 25,000-ton structure located in 760 ft of water, 79 miles south of Port of Fourchon. It is rated at 30,000 BOPD.
In the fall of 2013, Whistler Energy II, LLC, commenced a major refurbishment and upgrade of the GC 18 platform, completing the work in Q2, 2015. Epic Management Resources, LLC, of Houston managed all facets of this refurbishment. For details see: http://epic-mr.com/gc18_gom_facility_upgrade/
Whistler management intends to resume its' development drilling program in 2018.