Offshore Technology is using cookies

We use them to give you the best experience. If you continue using our website, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on this website.

ContinueLearn More X
X

Al Shaheen Oil Field

Name

Al Shaheen

Location

180km north of Doha, Qatar peninsular

Block

5

Discovered

1992

Geology

Khuff formation, including north field: 6,000km<sup>²</sup>

Drawbacks

Low permeability, limited thickness, geological complexity

Area

Qatar Arch, 2,214km<sup>²</sup>

Capacity

200,000bpd

Investment

&#36;2.5bn

Development Cost

&#36;2bn government

Appraisal Wells

Completed in 1994

Horizontal Wells Length

31,000ft

Production and Water Injection Wells

160

Platforms

15, plus 3 onshore

Subsea Pipelines

18 – 120km

Cables

5 – 40km

Production

240,000bpd

Water Injection Capacity

450,000bpd

Predicted

525,000 for 2009

Pipelines

20

Production Installations

6

Permanent Platforms

18

Operational Production and Water Injection Wells

131

Exploration and Appraisal Wells

26

Operator

Maersk Oil Qatar AS

Partners

ESPA with Qatar Petroleum
Expand

Go Top