Bul Hanine is a producing conventional oil field located in shallow water in Qatar and is operated by QatarEnergy . The field is located in block Bul Hanine, with water depth of 131 feet.

An expansion project is associated with the Bul Hanine, namely Bul Hanine Redevelopment Phase 2. This project is currently in the feed stage, expected to start in 2024.

Field participation details

The field is owned by QatarEnergy.

Production from Bul Hanine

The Bul Hanine conventional oil field recovered 86.12% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 1973. The peak production was approximately 161.69 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2036. The field currently accounts for approximately 2% of the country’s daily output.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 312.02 Mmboe, comprised of 297.11 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 89.46 bcf of natural gas reserves. Bul Hanine conventional oil field reserves accounts 0.07% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional oil fields globally.

Contractors involved in the Bul Hanine conventional oil field

Some of the key contractors involved in the Bul Hanine project as follows.

Other Contractors: Fugro and John Wood Group

About QatarEnergy

QatarEnergy is a state-owned integrated oil and gas company. Its operations covers the entire spectrum of the oil and gas value chain, and include the exploration, drilling, production, storage and transport, refining, marketing and sale of crude oil, natural gas, natural gas liquids, liquefied natural gas (LNG), gas-to-liquids, refined products, petrochemicals and fertilizers. The company also has presence in steel and aluminum businesses. It provides services such as financing and helicopter chartering. QatarEnergy conducts its operations and activities at various onshore and offshore sites in Qatar. The company also has operations in other countries across the world. QatarEnergy is headquartered in Doha, Qatar.


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