North Field South is a conventional gas development located in shallow water in Qatar and is operated by QatarEnergy.

The project is currently in approval stage and is expected to start commercial production in 2027. The North Field South conventional gas development will involve the drilling of approximately 50 wells and includes wellhead platform.

Field participation details

The field is owned by QatarEnergy.

Production from North Field South

Production from the North Field South conventional gas development project is expected to begin in 2027 and is forecast to peak in 2042, to approximately 1,28,161 bpd of crude oil and condensate, 79,838 bpd of natural gas liquids and 2,101 Mmcfd of liquid natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, the production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2068.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 4,130.51 Mmboe, comprised of 948.42 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate, 15,547.56 bcf of liquid natural gas reserves and 590.82 Mmbbl of natural gas liquid reserves.

Contractors involved in the North Field South conventional gas field

Some of the key contractors involved in the North Field South project as follows.

Design/FEED Engineering: McDermott International

Main EPC: McDermott International

About QatarEnergy

QatarEnergy is a state-owned integrated oil and gas company. Its operations covers the entire spectrum of the oil and gas value chain, and include the exploration, drilling, production, storage and transport, refining, marketing and sale of crude oil, natural gas, natural gas liquids, liquefied natural gas (LNG), gas-to-liquids, refined products, petrochemicals and fertilizers. The company also has presence in steel and aluminum businesses. It provides services such as financing and helicopter chartering. QatarEnergy conducts its operations and activities at various onshore and offshore sites in Qatar. The company also has operations in other countries across the world. QatarEnergy is headquartered in Doha, Qatar.


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