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December 1, 2021updated 27 Apr 2022 11:41am

Great White Conventional Oil Field, US

By Carmen

Great White is a producing conventional oil field located in ultra-deepwater in the US and is operated by Shell Offshore. The field is located in block Alaminos Canyon 812, Alaminos Canyon 857, Alaminos Canyon 901, and Alaminos Canyon 813, with water depth of 8,717 feet.

Field participation details

The field is owned by BP, Chevron and Shell.

Production from Great White

The Great White conventional oil field recovered 36.58% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production expected in 2022. The peak production was approximately 78.68 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 103 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2066.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 473.14 Mmboe, comprised of 398.06 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 450.5 bcf of natural gas reserves. Great White conventional oil field reserves accounts 0.10% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional oil fields globally.

About Shell Offshore

Shell Offshore Inc (Shell Offshore) an oil and gas company which offers the wholesale distribution of petroleum and petroleum products. The company is headquartered in Houston, Texas, the US.


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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