North Amethyst is a producing conventional oil field located in shallow water in Canada and is operated by Cenovus Energy. The field has water depth of 420 feet.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Cenovus Energy, Nalcor Energy and Suncor Energy.

Production from North Amethyst

The North Amethyst conventional oil field recovered 75.10% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2011. The peak production was approximately 34.19 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2042.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 18.58 Mmboe, comprised of 18.58 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate.

About Cenovus Energy

Cenovus Energy Inc (Cenovus) is an integrated energy company, which explores for, develops, produces and markets crude oil, natural gas liquids (NGLs) and natural gas. It focuses on the reserves of conventional assets and oil sands in the Athabasca region of northeastern Alberta and British Columbia. The oil sands assets of Cenovus include producing fields such as Foster Creek, Christina Lake, Narrows Lake and other fields under development. The company also has deep basin assets in Elmworth-Wapiti, Kaybob-Edson, and Clearwater operating areas. It also conducts marketing and owns interests in refineries such as Wood River in Illinois and Borger in Texas, the US. Cenovus is headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.


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