Al-Shaheen is a producing conventional oil field located in shallow water in Qatar and is operated by North Oil Co Qatar. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block Block 5, with water depth of 217 feet. Buy the profile here.

Three expansion projects are associated with the Al-Shaheen conventional oil field, namely the Al-Shaheen Field Gallaf Project (Batch 1), the Al-Shaheen Field Gallaf Project (Batch 2) and the Al-Shaheen Field Gallaf Project (Batch 3). The expansion projects are currently in the commissioning and construction stage.

Field participation details

The field is owned by QatarEnergy and TotalEnergies.

Production from Al-Shaheen

The Al-Shaheen conventional oil field recovered 58.20% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2008. The peak production was approximately 330.45 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2073. The field currently accounts for approximately 7% of the country’s daily output.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 1,594.82 Mmboe, comprised of 1,594.82 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate. Al-Shaheen conventional oil field reserves accounts 0.35% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional oil fields globally.

Contractors involved in the Al-Shaheen conventional oil field

Some of the key contractors involved in the Al-Shaheen project as follows.

Design/FEED Engineering: McDermott International, Ramboll Group and DORIS Engineering

Main EPC: Rosetti Marino, Sembcorp Marine Offshore Platforms, PTSC Mechanical and Construction and Sapura Energy

EPC Contractors: Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering

Other Contractors: John Wood Group, Heerema International Group Services, Japan Drilling, AISUS Offshore and EnerMech Group

About North Oil Co Qatar

North Oil Co Qatar (NOC) operates and develops offshore oil fields. The company manages the Al-Shaheen oil field in Qatar. It aims to redevelop and maximize the oil production from Al-Shaheen oil field. The company operates as a joint venture between Qatar Petroleum and TotalEnergies SE. NOC is headquartered in Doha, Qatar.

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