El Trapial is a producing conventional oil field located onshore Argentina and is operated by Chevron Argentina. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block El Trapial-Curamched. Buy the profile here.

An expansion project is associated with the El Trapial, namely the El Trapial Development. This project is currently in the feasibility stage.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Chevron.

Production from El Trapial

The El Trapial conventional oil field recovered 99.98% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2001. The peak production was approximately 61.59 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 28.00 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2026.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 0.06 Mmboe, comprised of 0.05 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 0.09 bcf of natural gas reserves.

About Chevron Argentina

Chevron Argentina SRL (Chevron Argentina) a subsidiary of Chevron Corp, is a producer of crude oil and natural gas, based in Argentina. The company serves industrial, lube centre, agricultural and automotive sectors. It operates information technology support services center that serves Chevron offices throughout North America. The company operates as a subsidiary of Chevron Corporation. Chevron Argentina is headquartered in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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