Tortue Phase 2 (Mauritania) is a conventional gas development located in ultra-deepwater in Mauritania and is operated by BP Mauritania Investments. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, lies in block C 8 and Greater Tortue Ahmeyim (Mauritania), with water depth of around 9,023 feet. Buy the profile here.

The project is currently in approval stage and is expected to start commercial production in 2025. Final investment decision (FID) of the project will be approved in 2023. The development cost is expected to be $2,500 m.

Field participation details

The field is owned by BP, Kosmos Energy and Societe Mauritanienne des Hydrocarbures et de Patrimoine Minier.

Production from Tortue Phase 2 (Mauritania)

Production from the Tortue Phase 2 (Mauritania) conventional gas development project is expected to begin in 2025 and is forecast to peak in 2026, to approximately 3,972 bpd of crude oil and condensate, 35 Mmcfd of natural gas and 164 Mmcfd of liquid natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, the production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2055.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 285.48 Mmboe, comprised of 18.98 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate, 269.36 bcf of natural gas reserves and 1,329.67 bcf of liquid natural gas reserves.

Contractors involved in the Tortue Phase 2 (Mauritania) conventional gas field

The key contractors involved in the Tortue Phase 2 (Mauritania) project as follows.

Other Contractors: KBR

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