Bakken (Marathon Oil Corporation) ND is a producing unconventional oil field located onshore the US and is operated by Marathon Oil.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Marathon Oil.

Production from Bakken (Marathon Oil Corporation) ND

The Bakken (Marathon Oil Corporation) ND unconventional oil field recovered 44.64% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production expected in 2022. The peak production was approximately 103.57 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate, 88 Mmcfd of natural gas and 14.62 thousand bpd of natural gas liquids. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2047.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 404.51 Mmboe, comprised of 323.59 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate, 259.22 bcf of natural gas reserves and 37.71 Mmbbl of natural gas liquid reserves. Bakken (Marathon Oil Corporation) ND unconventional oil field reserves accounts 0.50% of total remaining reserves of producing unconventional oil fields globally.

About Marathon Oil

Marathon Oil Corp (Marathon) is independent energy company, which explores, produces and markets liquid hydrocarbons and natural gas. It focuses mainly on unconventional resource plays in the US with operations in Africa and Europe. The company has properties in the major oil-rich resource plays in Eagle Ford, Permian, STACK and SCOOP and the Bakken in the US. Internationally, Marathon conducts upstream activities in the Equatorial Guinea, Iraq, and the UK. The company owns interests in an onshore liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) processing plant, a liquefied natural gas production facility and a methanol plant in Equatorial Guinea. Marathon is headquartered in Houston, Texas, the US.


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