Dalia is a producing conventional oil field located in deepwater in Angola and is operated by Total E&P Angola. The field is located in block Block 17 and Block 17 Dalia Development Area, with water depth of 4,116 feet.
An expansion project is associated with the Dalia, namely Dalia Phase 3. This project is currently in the construction stage, expected to start in 2022.
Field participation details
The field is owned by TotalEnergies, Sonangol EP, BP, Exxon Mobil and Equinor.
Production from Dalia
The Dalia conventional oil field recovered 65.17% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2010. The peak production was approximately 240.46 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2046. The field currently accounts for approximately 9% of the country’s daily output.
Remaining recoverable reserves
The field is expected to recover 533.12 Mmboe, comprised of 533.12 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate. Dalia conventional oil field reserves accounts 0.11% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional oil fields globally.
Contractors involved in the Dalia conventional oil field
Some of the key contractors involved in the Dalia project as follows.
EPC Contractors: Ponticelli Angoil and Sonangol EP
Other Contractors: Arab Petroleum Investments, Norco Group, Ocean Atlantic Petroleum, One Eighty Materials Testing and VIAR
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