Calcutta is a producing heavy oil field located onshore Suriname and is operated by Staatsolie Maatschappij Suriname. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block Calcutta. Buy the profile here.
Field participation details
The field is owned by Staatsolie Maatschappij Suriname.
Production from Calcutta
The Calcutta heavy oil field recovered 56.05% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2023. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2061. The field currently accounts for approximately 15% of the country’s daily output.
About Staatsolie Maatschappij Suriname
Staatsolie Maatschappij Suriname NV (Staatsolie) is a state-owned integrated energy company. It explores, develops, and produces hydrocarbon products. The company refines crude oil into bitumen, premium diesel, premium gasoline, and fuel oil. Staatsolie assesses offshore hydrocarbon potential in the country and negotiates petroleum contracts with international oil companies and monitors the execution of these contracts. It sells refined products in domestic and Caribbean countries. The company has a mining interest in the Merian gold mine. The company has oil fields in the district of Saramacca and a refinery in the District of Wanica. Staatsolie is headquartered in Paramaribo, Suriname.
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