Hail & Ghasha is a conventional gas development located in shallow water in the UAE and is operated by Abu Dhabi National Oil. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, lies in block Ghasha Concession, with water depth of around 328 feet. Buy the profile here.

The project is currently in feed stage and is expected to start commercial production in 2025. Final investment decision (FID) of the project will be approved in 2023. The development cost is expected to be $15,000 m.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Abu Dhabi National Oil, BASF, Eni, LetterOne Holdings, Lukoil Oil and OMV.

Production from Hail & Ghasha

Production from the Hail & Ghasha conventional gas development project is expected to begin in 2025 and is forecast to peak in 2026, to approximately 90,944 bpd of crude oil and condensate and 580 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, the production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2053.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 1,090.02 Mmboe, comprised of 553.35 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 3,220.07 bcf of natural gas reserves.

Contractors involved in the Hail & Ghasha conventional gas field

Some of the key contractors involved in the Hail & Ghasha project as follows.

Design/FEED Engineering: Bechtel, Technip Energies and BK Strutture

EPC Contractors: Eni, National Marine Dredging and China Petroleum Engineering

Other Contractors: Abu Dhabi National Oil, Arcadis, Artelia Group, Al Masaood Oil Industry Supplies & Services and Blue Sea Group of Companies

About Abu Dhabi National Oil

Abu Dhabi National Oil Co (ADNOC) is an integrated national oil and gas group. It operates across the entire hydrocarbon value chain, ranging from exploration, production, storage, refining and distribution, to the development of a wide range of petrochemical products. The company's product portfolio includes crude oil and condensates, petroleum products, gas and Sulphur, ADNOC is controlled and supervised by The Supreme Petroleum Council (SPC). The company also manufactures nitrogen, urea and liquid oxygen. It also provides sour gas, liquefied natural gas (LNG) and polyolefins. Its oil, gas, refined products and petrochemicals are marketed in six continents. ADNOC is headquartered in Abu Dhabi, UAE.

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