Central Production Facility 3, Kuparuk Oil Field Alaska
Time/Date of Incident
November 15, 2017– 10:40 AM
ConocoPhillips Alaska estimates 46,116 gallons (1098 bbls) of produced water, which includes an estimated 22.5 gallons of crude oil was spilled. 38,136 gallons (908 bbls) were contained inside the drill module. 7980 gallons (190 bbls) reached the gravel pad outside of the module.
Mechanical component at coupler located at the booster pump of the produced water tank failed.