Madoes is a producing conventional oil field located in shallow water in the UK and is operated by BP Exploration Operating. The field is located in block 22/23b ALL, 22/28d ALL, and 22/28a MADOES UNIT AREA, with water depth of 318 feet.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Shell , Neo Energy Group and BP.

Production from Madoes

The Madoes conventional oil field recovered 87.27% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2004. The peak production was approximately 24.55 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 18 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2040.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 8.82 Mmboe, comprised of 6.63 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 13.16 bcf of natural gas reserves.

About BP Exploration Operating

BP Exploration Operating Company is the holding entity for several of the exploration and production subsidiaries of BP plc.


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