Khazzan is a producing unconventional gas field located onshore Oman and is operated by BP Exploration (Epsilon). According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block Block 61 (Makarem Khazan). Buy the profile here.

An expansion project is associated with the Khazzan, namely the Khazzan Phase 3. This project is currently in the construction stage.

Field participation details

The field is owned by BP, OQ SAOC, Petroliam Nasional and PTT Public.

Production from Khazzan

The Khazzan unconventional gas field recovered 17.99% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production expected in 2031. The peak production will approximately 64.81 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 1,497.00 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2059. The field currently accounts for approximately 17% of the country’s daily output.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 1,866.59 Mmboe, comprised of 422.75 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 8,663.04 bcf of natural gas reserves. Khazzan unconventional gas field reserves accounts 1.61% of total remaining reserves of producing unconventional gas fields globally.

Contractors involved in the Khazzan unconventional gas field

Some of the key contractors involved in the Khazzan project as follows.

Main EPC: Worley and Special Technical Services

Other Contractors: Abraj Energy Services, Paladon Systems and GMC Inspection Services

About BP Exploration (Epsilon)

BP Exploration (Epsilon) Ltd (BP Epsilon) a subsidiary of BP Plc focuses on exploration, development and production of oil and natural gas. BP Epsilon is headquartered in Sunbury On Thames, Middlesex, the UK.

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