RMOTC is an energy testing center with unique capabilities, partnering with industry and academia to field test a broad range of products and
processes in a real-world environment. Located on a 10,000-acre U.S. Department of Energy site within Naval Petroleum Reserve No. 3 (NPR-3), RMOTC provides infrastructure
and expertise to validate new technology for our test partners.
As a DOE facility, RMOTC has no vested interest in any specific technology. We support the energy industry by testing new ideas specific to drilling,
oil & gas production, flow assurance, geothermal systems, renewable and alternative energies, carbon management, environmental impact mitigation, and more.
January 21st Live Auction - Final Sale of NPR-3 Items
Our final live auction for the sale of equipment and materials located at NPR-3 is scheduled for Wednesday, January 21st, 2015. There are two Preview Days for this auction on January 14th & 20th. Over 600 lots are being sold, including 3 Workover Rigs, Heavy Equipment & Rolling Stock, Oil Field Service Items, Welding/Fabrication shop tools, Maintenance & Office furniture and more.
Visit our Items for Sale page for details.
NPR-3 Sale - MEA Releases Executive Summary
Meagher Energy Advisors (MEA) releases the Executive Summary and Listing for the sale of NPR-3. This includes information on the background, geology, production & operations, upside potential, transaction process and more.
Read the Executive Summary here.
DOE Awards Contract to Sell NPR-3
Denver-based Meagher Energy Advisors, Inc. has been retained by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to sell all right, title and interest in NPR-3. The sale process begins this summer with the property being sold to the highest bidder through a competitive sealed bid process in the fall. Read the related Press Release here.