Clair is a producing conventional oil field located in shallow water in the UK and is operated by BP Exploration Operating. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block 206/8 ALL, 206/11a ALL, 206/12a ALL, 206/13a ALL, 206/7a ALL, 206/9a ALL, and 206/11b ALL, with water depth of 1,496 feet. Buy the profile here.

Field participation details

The field is owned by BP, Chevron, Harbour Energy and Shell.

Production from Clair

The Clair conventional oil field recovered 65.71% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2009. The peak production was approximately 50.92 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 16.00 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2044. The field currently accounts for approximately 1% of the country’s daily output.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 93.24 Mmboe, comprised of 91.09 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 12.89 bcf of natural gas reserves. Clair conventional oil field reserves accounts 0.02% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional oil fields globally.

About BP Exploration Operating

BP Exploration Operating Company is the holding entity for several of the exploration and production subsidiaries of BP plc.

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