Blackwatch is a producing conventional gas field located onshore Australia and is operated by Beach Energy. The field is located in block VIC/L1 (V), VIC/P 42 (V), VIC/L33, and VIC/L34, with water depth of 180 feet.
Field participation details
The field is owned by O.G. Energy Holdings and Beach Energy.
Production from Blackwatch
The Blackwatch conventional gas field recovered 15.58% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2021. The peak production was approximately 0.3 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 7 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2042.
Remaining recoverable reserves
The field is expected to recover 3.65 Mmboe, comprised of 0.74 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 17.45 bcf of natural gas reserves.
About Beach Energy
Beach Energy Ltd (Beach) is an independent upstream oil and gas company. It carries out the exploration, development, production, processing and transportation of crude oil and natural gas. Beach’s asset portfolio includes ownership interests in oil and gas infrastructure, including the Moomba processing facility and Otway Gas plant and a suite of high potential exploration prospects. The company’s producing assets include Cooper, offshore Otway and Bass basins. It also has permits in the onshore Otway, Bonaparte, Browse, Taranaki and the Canterbury basins. Beach is headquartered in Adelaide, South Australia, Australia.
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