Bir El-Msana is a producing conventional oil field located onshore Algeria and is operated by BMS Operating. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block Rhourde El Rouni / BMS (Block 401c). Buy the profile here.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Compania Espanola de Petroleos SAU and Sonatrach.

Production from Bir El-Msana

The Bir El-Msana conventional oil field recovered 48.12% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2018. The peak production was approximately 13.72 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2062.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 33.98 Mmboe, comprised of 33.98 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate. Bir El-Msana conventional oil field reserves accounts 0.01% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional oil fields globally.

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