Ursa tension leg platform
The Ursa tension leg platform is an oil platform with a tension leg structure located at about 130 miles (210 km) southeast of New Orleans in the Gulf of Mexico. It is operated by Shell Oil Company. It has a total height from the seabed to its top of 4,285 feet (1,306 m).
|Ursa Tension Leg Platform|
|Preceded by||Petronius Compliant Tower (640 m (2,100 ft))|
|Surpassed by||Perdido Regional Host (2,438 m (7,999 ft))|
|Location||130 miles (210 km) southeast of New Orleans|
|Antenna spire||1,306 m (4,285 ft)|
|Design and construction|
|Developer||Shell Oil Company 45.39%, British Petroleum 22.69%, ExxonMobil 15.96% and ConocoPhillips 15.96%|
The Ursa Tension Leg Platform was replaced as the tallest man-made structure in the world by the Magnolia Tension-leg Platform.
- "Ursa". Offshore Technology. Retrieved 2013-06-14.