BRIEF-BP says doubles its interest in North Sea Culzean field development
May 16 (Reuters) - BP Plc
* Doubled its interest in culzean development in UK central north sea, following its acquisition of an additional 16% interest from JX Nippon.
* Acquisition increases BP's interest in development from 16% to 32%.
* Production is expected to start in 2019 and continue into 2030s, with plateau production of 60,000-90,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day. Further company coverage:
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