Gbaran Phase 3 is a conventional gas development located onshore Nigeria and is operated by Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, Gbaran Phase 3 was discovered in 1971, lies in block OML 28. Buy the profile here.

The project is currently in construction stage and is expected to start commercial production in 2023.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Eni, NNPC, Shell and TotalEnergies.

Production from Gbaran Phase 3

Production from the Gbaran Phase 3 conventional gas development project is expected to begin in 2023 and is forecast to peak in 2024, to approximately 6,190 bpd of crude oil and condensate and 228 Mmcfd of liquid natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, the production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2056.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 175.34 Mmboe, comprised of 24.66 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 904.06 bcf of liquid natural gas reserves.

Contractors involved in the Gbaran Phase 3 conventional gas field

Some of the key contractors involved in the Gbaran Phase 3 project as follows.

Design/FEED Engineering: Morpol Engineering Services

Other Contractors: Pipe Coaters Nigeria, Magnus Global Solutions and Petroplat Energy

About Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria

Shell Petroleum Development Co of Nigeria Ltd (Shell Petroleum Development) specializes in oil and gas production. The company is headquartered in Nigeria.

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