Satah is a producing conventional oil field located in shallow water in the UAE and is operated by ADNOC Offshore. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block Satah and Umm Al Dalkh, with water depth of 69 feet. Buy the profile here.

An expansion project is associated with the Satah, namely the Satah Development. This project is currently in the construction stage.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Abu Dhabi National Oil and Inpex.

Production from Satah

The Satah conventional oil field recovered 71.03% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 1993. The peak production was approximately 42.27 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2057. The field currently accounts for approximately 1% of the country’s daily output.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 111.34 Mmboe, comprised of 111.34 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate. Satah conventional oil field reserves accounts 0.02% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional oil fields globally.

Contractors involved in the Satah conventional oil field

Some of the key contractors involved in the Satah project as follows.

Main EPC: Egyptian General Petroleum, Rockwell Automation, National Marine Dredging, TechnipFMC and Target Engineering Construction

Other Contractors: Mott MacDonald Group, Penspen, SKEMA, Airpack Nederlands and Gerab National Enterprises

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