Ruche Cluster is a producing conventional oil field located in shallow water in Gabon and is operated by BW Energy Gabon. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block Dussafu and Ruche, with water depth of 390 feet. Buy the profile here.

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An expansion project is associated with the Ruche Cluster, namely the Ruche Phase 2 (Hibiscus and Ruche). This project is currently in the feasibility stage, expected to start in 2024.

Field participation details

The field is owned by BW Energy, Gabonese Republic and Panoro Energy.

Production from Ruche Cluster

The Ruche Cluster conventional oil field recovered 27.09% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production expected in 2024. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2034. The field currently accounts for approximately 13% of the country’s daily output.

Contractors involved in the Ruche Cluster conventional oil field

Some of the key contractors involved in the Ruche Cluster project as follows.

Other Contractors: Wasco, Lamprell, Aquaterra Energy and Zentech

About BW Energy Gabon

BW Energy Gabon SA (BW Energy) is a floating production services provider to the oil and gas industry. The company is headquartered in Gabon.

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This content was updated on 7 February 2024

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Oil & Gas Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of 34,000+ oil and gas fields, 400,000+ exploration blocks, 1,100+ LNG terminals, 3,400+ gas processing plants, 5,000+ storage terminals, and 8,000+ pipelines, 1,400+ refineries and 13,000+ petrochemical plants worldwide.