View all newsletters
Receive our newsletter - data, insights and analysis delivered to you
  1. Market Data
November 23, 2021updated 28 Apr 2022 5:49am

E-BK Conventional Gas Field, South Africa

By Carmen

E-BK is a conventional gas development located in shallow water in South Africa and is operated by The Petroleum Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (Soc ). Discovered in 2015, E-BK lies in block Block 9 (E-BK), with water depth of around 525 feet.

The project is currently in feed stage and is expected to start commercial production in 2024. The E-BK conventional gas development will involve the drilling of approximately one wells and includes subsea manifold and subsea trees.

Field participation details

The field is owned by CEF (Soc ).

Production from E-BK

Production from the E-BK conventional gas development project is expected to begin in 2024 and is forecast to peak in 2025, to approximately 8,568 bpd of crude oil and condensate and 48 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, the production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2038.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 24.56 Mmboe, comprised of 12.75 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 70.85 bcf of natural gas reserves.

Contractors involved in the E-BK conventional gas field

The key contractors involved in the E-BK project as follows.

Other Contractors: SRK Consulting (Global)

About The Petroleum Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (Soc )

The Petroleum Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (Pty) Ltd (PetroSA ), a subsidiary of CEF (Soc ) Ltd, is a provider of oil and natural gas exploration and production services. The company produces diesel, liquid oxygen and nitrogen, petrol, kerosene, propane, distillates, eco-fuels and alcohols. It also develops domestic refining and liquid fuels logistical infrastructure. The company also carries out the marketing and trading of oil and petrochemical products in local and international markets. It markets most of its fuel products to major oil companies operating in South Africa. The company has operations in the Americas, Europe, Middle East and Africa. PetroSA is headquartered in Cape Town, South Africa.


Information on the field is sourced from GlobalData’s fields database that provides detailed information on all producing, announced and planned oil and gas fields globally. Not all companies mentioned in the article may be currently existing due to their merger or acquisition or business closure.

Related Companies

NEWSLETTER Sign up Tick the boxes of the newsletters you would like to receive. The top stories of the day delivered to you every weekday. A weekly roundup of the latest news and analysis, sent every Friday. The industry's most comprehensive news and information delivered every month.
I consent to GlobalData UK Limited collecting my details provided via this form in accordance with the Privacy Policy


Thank you for subscribing to Offshore Technology