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December 2, 2021

El Corcobo Norte (Jaguel Casa De Piedra) Heavy Oil Field, Argentina

By Carmen

El Corcobo Norte (Jaguel Casa De Piedra) is a producing heavy oil field located onshore Argentina and is operated by Pluspetrol Energy. The field is located in block Jaguel Casa De Piedra.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Pluspetrol Resources and YPF.

Production from El Corcobo Norte (Jaguel Casa De Piedra)

The El Corcobo Norte (Jaguel Casa De Piedra) heavy oil field recovered 63.18% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2008. The peak production was approximately 15.97 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 1 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2049. The field currently accounts for approximately 1% of the country’s daily output.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 35.67 Mmboe, comprised of 34.23 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 8.68 bcf of natural gas reserves. El Corcobo Norte (Jaguel Casa De Piedra) heavy oil field reserves accounts 0.08% of total remaining reserves of producing heavy oil fields globally.


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.

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