Barrien is a producing conventional gas field located onshore Germany and is operated by Wintershall Dea. The field is located in block Achim (neu) and Achim-Barrien.
Field participation details
The field is owned by BASF and LetterOne Holdings.
Production from Barrien
The Barrien conventional gas field recovered 97.98% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2003. The peak production was approximately 11 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2026.
Remaining recoverable reserves
The field is expected to recover 0.12 Mmboe, comprised of 0.74 bcf of natural gas reserves.
About Wintershall Dea
Wintershall Dea GmbH (Wintershall Dea), formerly Wintershall Holding GmbH, explores for production of oil and natural gas. The company holds expertise in conducting geological studies, geophysical measurements, seismic surveys, reservoir modeling, field development, onshore and offshore production, hydraulic fracturing, drilling, steam flooding, and polymer flooding. It has operations in Aitingen Barnstorf, Emlichheim, Mittelplate, Landau, Eastern Sirte Basin, Yuzhno Russkoye, Gjoa, Vega and Neuquen fields among others. The company has presence in Germany, the Netherlands, Norway, the UK, Denmark, Libya, Argentina, Western Siberia and Southern Russia. It operates through partnerships with companies including Gazprom, LUKOIL and others. Wintershall is headquartered in Kassel, Germany.
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