Dukhan is a producing conventional oil field located onshore Qatar and is operated by QatarEnergy. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block Block 9. Buy the profile here.

Two expansion projects are associated with the Dukhan conventional oil field, namely the Dukhan Redevelopment (Enhanced Water Flood (EWF) Project) and the Dukhan Redevelopment (CO2 Water-Alternating-Gas (WAG) Pilot Project). The expansion projects are currently in the construction and commissioning stage.

Field participation details

The field is owned by QatarEnergy.

Production from Dukhan

The Dukhan conventional oil field recovered 87.97% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2007. The peak production was approximately 305.69 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate, 591.00 Mmcfd of natural gas and 50.00 thousand bpd of natural gas liquids. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2036. The field currently accounts for approximately 5% of the country’s daily output.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 828.52 Mmboe, comprised of 808.79 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 118.36 bcf of natural gas reserves. Dukhan conventional oil field reserves accounts 0.18% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional oil fields globally.

Contractors involved in the Dukhan conventional oil field

Some of the key contractors involved in the Dukhan project as follows.

Main EPC: Black Cat Engineering & Construction, Galfar Al Misnad Engineering And Contracting, IMCO Engineering and Construction and Mekdam Technology

Other Contractors: Baker Hughes, Altrad Investment Authority, COFELY BESIX Facility Management, Al Masaood Oil Industry Supplies & Services and Al Muftah Contracting

About QatarEnergy

QatarEnergy is a state-owned integrated oil and gas company. Its operations covers the entire spectrum of the oil and gas value chain, and include the exploration, drilling, production, storage and transport, refining, marketing and sale of crude oil, natural gas, natural gas liquids, liquefied natural gas (LNG), gas-to-liquids, refined products, petrochemicals and fertilizers. The company also has presence in steel and aluminum businesses. It provides services such as financing and helicopter chartering. QatarEnergy conducts its operations and activities at various onshore and offshore sites in Qatar. The company also has operations in other countries across the world. QatarEnergy is headquartered in Doha, Qatar.

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