El Corcobo Norte (Gobernador Ayala) is a producing heavy oil field located onshore Argentina and is operated by Pluspetrol Energy. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block Gobernador Ayala. Buy the profile here.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Pampa Energia, Pluspetrol Resources and YPF.

Production from El Corcobo Norte (Gobernador Ayala)

The El Corcobo Norte (Gobernador Ayala) heavy oil field recovered 69.92% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2008. The peak production was approximately 0.50 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2051.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 0.70 Mmboe, comprised of 0.69 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 0.06 bcf of natural gas reserves.

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