Gumusut Kakap (Brunei) is a producing conventional oil field located in ultra-deepwater in Brunei and is operated by Shell Exploration and Production Brunei. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block Block CA 1, with water depth of 4,000 feet. Buy the profile here.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Murphy Oil, Petroliam Nasional and Shell.

Production from Gumusut Kakap (Brunei)

The Gumusut Kakap (Brunei) conventional oil field recovered 15.08% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production expected in 2023. The peak production was approximately 17.69 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2051. The field currently accounts for approximately 6% of the country’s daily output.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 57.27 Mmboe, comprised of 57.27 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate. Gumusut Kakap (Brunei) conventional oil field reserves accounts 0.01% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional oil fields globally.

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