Manta Gas Project is a conventional gas development located in shallow water in Australia and is operated by Cooper Energy. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, lies in block VIC/RL13, VIC/RL14, and VIC/RL15, with water depth of around 869 feet. Buy the profile here.

The project is currently in feed stage and is expected to start commercial production in 2028. The development cost is expected to be $416 m. The Manta Gas Project conventional gas development will involve the drilling of approximately two wells.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Cooper Energy.

Production from Manta Gas Project

Production from the Manta Gas Project conventional gas development project is expected to begin in 2028 and is forecast to peak in 2031, to approximately 12,110 bpd of crude oil and condensate and 43 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, the production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2064.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 57.14 Mmboe, comprised of 35.82 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 127.93 bcf of natural gas reserves.

About Cooper Energy

Cooper Energy Ltd (CEL) is an oil and gas exploration and production company that offers oil and gas production programs. The company produces and commercializes crude oil and natural gas products. It conducts exploration for oil and gas through a portfolio of prospective acreage in the Cooper, Otway and Gippsland basins in Australia. CEL carries out energy exploration and production projects in Sellicks, Christie, Callawonga, Parsons, Butlers, Germein, Perlubie, Rincon, Elliston and Windmill among others. The company operates through its offices located in Perth and Adelaide, Australia. CEL is headquartered in Adelaide, South Australia, Australia.

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