El Tordillo (El Tordillo) is a producing conventional oil field located onshore Argentina and is operated by Tecpetrol. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block El Tordillo and Santa Cruz I Fraccion C. Buy the profile here.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Pampa Energia, Petrominera Chubut, The Techint Group and YPF.

Production from El Tordillo (El Tordillo)

The El Tordillo (El Tordillo) conventional oil field recovered 82.78% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2006. The peak production was approximately 26.43 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate, 17.00 Mmcfd of natural gas and 0.13 thousand bpd of natural gas liquids. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2046. The field currently accounts for approximately 1% of the country’s daily output.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 36.50 Mmboe, comprised of 27.77 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate, 49.76 bcf of natural gas reserves and 0.43 Mmbbl of natural gas liquid reserves. El Tordillo (El Tordillo) conventional oil field reserves accounts 0.01% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional oil fields globally.

About Tecpetrol

Tecpetrol SA (Tecpetrol), a subsidiary of Techint Group, is an oil and gas exploration and production company. The company acquires, explores, produces, transports and distributes oil and gas. It operates oil and gas fields in Argentina, Venezuela, Bolivia, Ecuador, Mexico, Peru and Colombia. The company offers its products to traders, refineries, local distributors, industries, electricity generation companies, local gas distributors and CNG stations. It also supplies electricity to the Tenaris and Ternium industrial plants. Tecpetrol is headquartered in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

For more details on the El Tordillo (El Tordillo) Conventional Oil Field, buy the profile here.


GlobalData, the leading provider of industry intelligence, provided the underlying research used to produce this article.

This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Oil & Gas Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of 34,000+ oil and gas fields, 400,000+ exploration blocks, 1,100+ LNG terminals, 3,400+ gas processing plants, 5,000+ storage terminals, and 8,000+ pipelines, 1,400+ refineries and 13,000+ petrochemical plants worldwide.