Maydan Mahzam is a producing conventional oil field located in shallow water in Qatar and is operated by QatarEnergy. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block Maydan Mahzam, with water depth of 141 feet. Buy the profile here.

An expansion project is associated with the Maydan Mahzam, namely the Maydan Mahzam Redevelopment. This project is currently in the feed stage.

Field participation details

The field is owned by QatarEnergy.

Production from Maydan Mahzam

The Maydan Mahzam conventional oil field recovered 98.92% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 1972. The peak production was approximately 169.79 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2026.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 14.83 Mmboe, comprised of 13.71 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 6.70 bcf of natural gas reserves.

Contractors involved in the Maydan Mahzam conventional oil field

Some of the key contractors involved in the Maydan Mahzam project as follows.

Design/FEED Engineering: John Wood Group

Other Contractors: Schlumberger, Baker Hughes and Fugro

About QatarEnergy

QatarEnergy is a state-owned integrated oil and gas company. Its operations covers the entire spectrum of the oil and gas value chain, and include the exploration, drilling, production, storage and transport, refining, marketing and sale of crude oil, natural gas, natural gas liquids, liquefied natural gas (LNG), gas-to-liquids, refined products, petrochemicals and fertilizers. The company also has presence in steel and aluminum businesses. It provides services such as financing and helicopter chartering. QatarEnergy conducts its operations and activities at various onshore and offshore sites in Qatar. The company also has operations in other countries across the world. QatarEnergy is headquartered in Doha, Qatar.

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