La Femme is a producing conventional oil field located in ultra-deepwater in the US and is operated by Beacon Growthco Operating. The field is located in block Mississippi Canyon 427, with water depth of 5,782 feet.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Beacon Offshore Energy Operating, Red Willow Production, ILX Prospect La Femme, Ridgewood Energy, Ridgewood Rattlesnake, Beacon Growthco Operating and HEDV LaFemme.

Production from La Femme

The La Femme conventional oil field recovered 9.86% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2021. The peak production was approximately 9.85 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 7 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2049.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 53.36 Mmboe, comprised of 47.83 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 33.15 bcf of natural gas reserves. La Femme conventional oil field reserves accounts 0.01% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional oil fields globally.


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