Bacchus is a producing conventional oil field located in shallow water in the UK and is operated by Apache North Sea. The field is located in block 22/6c ALL, with water depth of 299 feet.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Apache, Waldorf Production and HitecVision.

Production from Bacchus

The Bacchus conventional oil field recovered 62.47% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2013. The peak production was approximately 10.94 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 3 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2055.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 10.47 Mmboe, comprised of 9.47 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 5.99 bcf of natural gas reserves.

About Apache North Sea

Apache North Sea Ltd (ANSL), a subsidiary of Apache Corp, is an oil and gas exploration and production service provider. The company’s activities include production, exploration, development, and exporting of natural gas, crude oil, and natural gas liquids. ANSL operates its exploration and development facilities in the Beryl, Nevis, Skene, Nevis South, and Buckland fields. The company also holds non-operating interest in the Maclure and Nelson fields and its holds 97% interest in the Forties field. ANSL is headquartered in Aberdeen, the UK.


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