Kuparuk River Unit (Tabasco) is a producing heavy oil field located onshore the US and is operated by ConocoPhillips Alaska. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block ADL 25569, ADL 25644, ADL 25648, and ADL 25643. Buy the profile here.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Chevron, ConocoPhillips and Exxon Mobil.

Production from Kuparuk River Unit (Tabasco)

The Kuparuk River Unit (Tabasco) heavy oil field recovered 56.04% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2010. The peak production was approximately 2.07 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2048.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 5.80 Mmboe, comprised of 5.80 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate. Kuparuk River Unit (Tabasco) heavy oil field reserves accounts 0.01% of total remaining reserves of producing heavy oil fields globally.

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