North Kuwait Jurassic is a producing conventional gas field located onshore Kuwait and is operated by Kuwait Oil .

An expansion project is associated with the North Kuwait Jurassic, namely North Kuwait Jurassic Phase 2 (JPF-04 & JPF-05). This project is currently in the construction stage, expected to start in 2024.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Kuwait Petroleum .

Production from North Kuwait Jurassic

The North Kuwait Jurassic conventional gas field recovered 27.71% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production expected in 2023. The peak production will approximately 270.6 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 902 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2043. The field currently accounts for approximately 11% of the country’s daily output.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 1,862.52 Mmboe, comprised of 942.25 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 5,521.57 bcf of natural gas reserves. North Kuwait Jurassic conventional gas field reserves accounts 0.63% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional gas fields globally.

Contractors involved in the North Kuwait Jurassic conventional gas field

Some of the key contractors involved in the North Kuwait Jurassic project as follows.

Main EPC: Spetco International Petroleum and Yantai Jereh Oilfield Services Group

EPC Contractors: Combined Group Contracting

Other Contractors: Petrocil Engineers and Consultants and Spetco International Petroleum

About Kuwait Oil

Kuwait Oil Co (KOC ), a subsidiary of Kuwait Petroleum Corporation, is an upstream oil and gas company. It carries out exploration, development and production of crude oil and natural gas in Kuwait. The company also carries out onshore and offshore surveys, well drilling and development of producing fields. It transports crude from the producing assets to the customers, and manages shipping operations associated with the crude exports from Kuwait Ports. The company also provides marine technical support, firefighting services and oil spill combating and consultancy services. It has operations in Kuwait and the UK. KOC is headquartered in Ahmadi, Al Ahmadi, Kuwait.


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