Malampaya is a producing conventional gas field located in deepwater in Philippines and is operated by Shell Philippines Exploration. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block SC 38, with water depth of 2,746 feet. Buy the profile here.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Philippine National Oil, Prime Infrastructure Capital and Udenna.

Production from Malampaya

The Malampaya conventional gas field recovered 89.09% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2019. The peak production was approximately 10.97 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 426.00 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2031. The field currently accounts for approximately 97% of the country’s daily output.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 64.75 Mmboe, comprised of 14.56 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 301.13 bcf of natural gas reserves. Malampaya conventional gas field reserves accounts 0.02% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional gas fields globally.

About Shell Philippines Exploration

Shell Philippines Exploration BV (Shell Philippines Exploration) is a company that provides energy and petrochemicals. The company is headquartered in Taguig, Philippines.

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