Botlek is a producing conventional gas field located onshore Netherlands and is operated by Nederlandse Aardolie Maatschappij. The field is located in block Botlek, Botlek II, and Botlek III.
Field participation details
The field is owned by Shell, Exxon Mobil and EBN.
Production from Botlek
The Botlek conventional gas field recovered 98.08% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2007. The peak production was approximately 0.67 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 60 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2030.
Remaining recoverable reserves
The field is expected to recover 1.17 Mmboe, comprised of 0.28 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 5.3 bcf of natural gas reserves.
About Nederlandse Aardolie Maatschappij
Nederlandse Aardolie Maatschappij BV (NAM) is an oil and gas company that produces and explores oil and natural gas onshore and offshore. The company’s services include exploration, drilling, production, offshore and onshore services, gas storage, natural gas transportation services, and production and storage facilities operations and management services. It operates underground gas storage facilities located in Langelo and Grijpskerk. NAM provides primary education, secondary education and vocational education. It also provides guest lectures about oil and gas extraction. The company partners with other oil and gas companies for its exploration activities. NAM is headquartered in Assen, Drenthe, the Netherlands.
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