Pitangola is a producing heavy oil field located in shallow water in Brazil and is operated by Equinor Brasil Energia. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block BM-C-7 (Peregrino), with water depth of 400 feet. Buy the profile here.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Equinor and Sinochem Holdings.

Production from Pitangola

The Pitangola heavy oil field recovered 0.04% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production expected in 2026. The peak production will approximately 61.95 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2047.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 264.24 Mmboe, comprised of 264.24 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate. Pitangola heavy oil field reserves accounts 0.62% of total remaining reserves of producing heavy oil fields globally.

About Equinor Brasil Energia

Equinor Brasil Energia Ltda is a energy firm. The company owns and runs plants that produce petroleum, natural gas, and solar energy. It is headquartered in Brazil.

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