Cardeal Do Nordeste is a producing conventional oil field located onshore Brazil and is operated by Imetame Energia. The field is located in block REC-T-211 (Cardeal Do Nordeste).

Field participation details

The field is owned by Imetame Energia.

Production from Cardeal Do Nordeste

The Cardeal Do Nordeste conventional oil field recovered 11.42% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production expected in 2022. The peak production was approximately 0.03 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 2056.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 6.1 Mmboe, comprised of 0.11 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 35.91 bcf of natural gas reserves.

About Imetame Energia

Imetame Energia SA (Imetame Energia) is a block and landfill operator. The company operates in its own drilling, geology and geophysical, environmental, petroleum and natural gas production. It provides manufacturing, assembly and industrial mechanical maintenance services in the pulp and paper segments and paper, iron and steel, mining, oil and gas, power generation and cement. The company has drilling and completion equipment for groundwater wells, with two probes, one of drilling capacity with wells of up to 3,000 and another one of completion with capacity for wells up to 3500m. Imetame Energia is headquartered in Aracruz, Brazil.


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