Athena is a producing conventional gas field located in shallow water in Australia and is operated by Mobil Australia Resources. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block WA-17-L, with water depth of 433 feet. Buy the profile here.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Exxon Mobil and Santos.

Production from Athena

The Athena conventional gas field recovered 86.14% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2016. The peak production was approximately 70.00 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2037.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 12.21 Mmboe, comprised of 73.24 bcf of natural gas reserves.

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