Ship Shoal 170 is a producing conventional oil field located in shallow water in the US and is operated by Bois D’ Arc Exploration. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block Ship Shoal 170, with water depth of 63 feet. Buy the profile here.

Field participation details

The field is owned by BDX Group, Bois D’ Arc Exploration, CL&F Resources and Tenkay Resources.

Production from Ship Shoal 170

The Ship Shoal 170 conventional oil field recovered 23.16% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production expected in 2023. The peak production was approximately 0.46 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2075.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 2.66 Mmboe, comprised of 2.37 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 1.76 bcf of natural gas reserves.

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