Application by Shell Offshore Inc. to install seafloor equipment and commence production at subsea wells in the Gulf of Mexico

Shell Offshore Inc. has filed notice of a proposed project which requires review by the MS Department of Marine Resources to ensure compliance with the state’s approved Coastal Program under the Coastal Zone Management Act.

The applicant is proposing to install umbilicals and jumpers and commence production of 6 subsea wells. This will be a subsea tie-back to the Appomattox host. This project will take place in the Mississippi Canyon, Block 612 OCS-G 33166 in the Gulf of Mexico. View the full application at the link(s) below.

Any person wishing to make comments or objections to the proposed activity must submit those comments in writing to Thomas Butera by mail at the Department of Marine Resources at 1141 Bayview Avenue, Biloxi, Mississippi 39530, by email at, or by using the form below before 1:00 p.m. on the day April 11, 2024. 

Comment Submission Form

You should receive an acknowledgement of your comment from Thomas Butera by email. If you do not receive this acknowledgement, please contact