Ca Voi Xanh is a conventional gas development located in deepwater in Vietnam and is operated by ExxonMobil Exploration and Production Vietnam. Discovered in 2011, Ca Voi Xanh lies in block Block 118, Block 119, and Block 117, with water depth of around 3,770 feet.

The project is currently in approval stage and is expected to start commercial production in 2025. Final investment decision (FID) of the project will be approved in 2022. The development cost is expected to be $4,600 m. The Ca Voi Xanh conventional gas development will includes fixed platform.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Exxon Mobil and Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group.

Production from Ca Voi Xanh

Production from the Ca Voi Xanh conventional gas development project is expected to begin in 2025 and is forecast to peak in 2027, to approximately 3,000 bpd of crude oil and condensate and 580 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, the production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2047.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 535.49 Mmboe, comprised of 15.61 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 3,119.28 bcf of natural gas reserves.

Contractors involved in the Ca Voi Xanh conventional gas field

Some of the key contractors involved in the Ca Voi Xanh project as follows.

Design/FEED Engineering: Eni

Other Contractors: CP Geo-Services and Seadrill


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