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EXPLORING SAFELY AND RESPONSIBLY:SAFEGUARDING THE ENVIRONMENT
June 2013: FISHING COMMUNITIES
ROBERTA QUANTENVIRONMENTAL SCIENTIST
SIMON POTTERCHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
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Oil Exploration Mitigation of Major Associated Risks
Potential Benefits of Successful Oil Exploration
Exploration: Where Are We Looking?
Concept born: 2005 Prospectivity Technology Oil Prices and Costs Fiscal and Legislative stability
Licences to explore: 2007
Listed London: 2008 (AIM: BPC)
Owned by the shareholders
Nassau office and staff
Distance from Shoreline Nassau 168 miles, Andros 80 miles Cuba: 25 miles GoM closer to Grand Bahama
Anticipated BPC location
Previously drilled wells
Exploration: The Basic Exploration Questions
Where to drill?
Exploration: What has been found with $50 million spent
Fold B700m~75kms423 km2(104,526 acres)
Fold C950m~25 kms63 km2(15,814 acres)
High to Low
Concluded multiple billionbarrel potential
Residual source risk Can only be reduced by
Mitigation of Major Associated Risks Potential Benefits of Successful Oil Exploration
Preparation: Perseverance #1
Qualified Management Team Qualified International Operator 12 Months of Well Planning Blow-out Prevention
Environmental Impact Assessment Environmental Management Plan Safety Management Plan Member of Tier III Oil Response
Oil Spill Response Plan Activate Oil Spill Response Limited
Ability to immediately mobilize vessels,aircraft, containment equipment andskimming equipment
Top Hat, Capping Stack
Preparation: Well Plan
Drilling rig with upgraded andadvanced safety mechanisms
Water depth at location: 1,500 feet
Planned well depth: 22,500 feet
1 year to plan, 120 days to drill
Anticipated well cost: $120 million
3D seismic data to safely plan well
Samana CayCrooked Is.
Zarubezhneftdrilled Q1 2013
Wells drilled inCuba 2012
Anticipated welllocations for 2013
Martin MesaField Jarahueca Field
Central BasinFields (4)
Boca de JarucoFields (5)
Pto. Escondido YumuriFields (2)
Cayo Coco 10 563 ft (3,200m)
Cay Sal IV-1