Majnoon is a producing conventional oil field located onshore Iraq and is operated by Basra Oil. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block Majnoon Contract Area. Buy the profile here.

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An expansion project is associated with the Majnoon, namely the Majnoon Development. This project is currently in the construction stage, expected to start in 2026.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Ministry of Oil and Iraq.

Production from Majnoon

The Majnoon conventional oil field recovered 13.33% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production expected in 2050. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2095. The field currently accounts for approximately 5% of the country’s daily output.

Contractors involved in the Majnoon conventional oil field

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

Main EPC: Petrofac, KBR and China Petroleum Engineering

EPC Contractors: China National Petroleum and Hyundai Engineering & Construction

Other Contractors: Chart Industries, Anton Oilfield Services Group, Hilong Holding, Amarinth and Azku

About Basra Oil

Basra Oil Co (BOC) formerly known as South oil company is a state-owned oil and gas company in Iraq. The company explores and produces crude oil and natural gas. Its services include drilling works, building and expanding production facilities and implementing investment projects. The company also operates in developing fields in Luhais, Saba, Nuhran Ben Ummer. BOC’s oil fields in Maysan layout export the pipeline, expanding export facilities and infrastructure sites. The implementing investment projects are associated with the natural gas fields in the north and south Rumaila. It was formerly known as The State National Institution for Oil. BOC is headquartered in Basrah, Iraq.

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This content was updated on 7 February 2024

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