Drake is a producing conventional gas field located in shallow water in the UK and is operated by Chrysaor North Sea. The field is located in block 22/5b ARMADA, with water depth of 295 feet.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Harbour Energy.

Production from Drake

The Drake conventional gas field recovered 97.20% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 1999. The peak production was approximately 7.71 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 148 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2031.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 2.21 Mmboe, comprised of 0.35 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 11.16 bcf of natural gas reserves.


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