Ursa tension leg platform is an oil platform with
a tension leg structure located
at about 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 .
is the operator of the project with
45.39%. BP Exploration & Production Inc
22.69% while Exxon Mobil Corp
The discovery well was drilled in 1991, with Sonat's
Discoverer Seven Seas drillship
, on Mississippi Canyon block 854.