Girassol Complex is a producing conventional oil field located in deepwater in Angola and is operated by Total E&P Angola. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block Block 17 and Block 17 Girassol Development Area, with water depth of 4,477 feet. Buy the profile here.

Four expansion projects are associated with the Girassol Complex conventional oil field, namely the Girassol Infill Development, the Rosa Infill Development, the Rosa Life Extension and the Girassol Life Extension. The expansion projects are currently in the construction and approval stage, targeting start-up during 2023.

Field participation details

The field is owned by BP, Eni, Equinor, Exxon Mobil, Sonangol EP and TotalEnergies.

Production from Girassol Complex

The Girassol Complex conventional oil field recovered 86.42% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2007. The peak production was approximately 260.00 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2041. The field currently accounts for approximately 6% of the country’s daily output.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 209.73 Mmboe, comprised of 209.73 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate. Girassol Complex conventional oil field reserves accounts 0.05% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional oil fields globally.

Contractors involved in the Girassol Complex conventional oil field

The key contractors involved in the Girassol Complex project as follows.

Other Contractors: TechnipFMC

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