Anchois/Tanger Larache is a conventional gas development located in deepwater in Morocco and is operated by Chariot Oil & Gas Holdings (Morocco). Discovered in 2009, Anchois/Tanger Larache lies in block Lixus Offshore, with water depth of around 1,273 feet.

The project is currently in feed stage and is expected to start commercial production in 2024. Final investment decision (FID) of the project will be approved in 2022. The development cost is expected to be $400 m. The Anchois/Tanger Larache conventional gas development will involve the drilling of approximately two wells and includes subsea manifold and subsea trees.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Office National des Hydrocarbures et des Mines and Chariot Oil & Gas.

Production from Anchois/Tanger Larache

Production from the Anchois/Tanger Larache conventional gas development project is expected to begin in 2024 and is forecast to peak in 2025, to approximately 394 bpd of crude oil and condensate and 70 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, the production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2037.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 53.06 Mmboe, comprised of 1.55 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 309.09 bcf of natural gas reserves.

Contractors involved in the Anchois/Tanger Larache conventional gas field

Some of the key contractors involved in the Anchois/Tanger Larache project as follows.

Design/FEED Engineering: Schlumberger and Subsea 7

Main EPC: Schlumberger and Subsea 7

Other Contractors: Halliburton and Stena


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