Prudhoe Bay Unit (Polaris) is a producing conventional oil field located onshore the US and is operated by Hilcorp North Slope. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block ADL 28263, ADL 28256, ADL 28261, ADL 28282, ADL 28260, ADL 28264, ADL 28279, ADL 28257, ADL 28258, ADL 47448, ADL 47451, and ADL 47452. Buy the profile here.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Chevron, ConocoPhillips, Exxon Mobil and Hilcorp Energy.

Production from Prudhoe Bay Unit (Polaris)

The Prudhoe Bay Unit (Polaris) conventional oil field recovered 56.33% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2021. The peak production was approximately 7.85 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2052.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 25.65 Mmboe, comprised of 25.65 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate. Prudhoe Bay Unit (Polaris) conventional oil field reserves accounts 0.01% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional oil fields globally.

About Hilcorp North Slope

Hilcorp North Slope LLC (Hilcorp North Slope) is engaged in oil and natural gas exploration and production related activities. The company is headquartered in Texas, the US.

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