Vorlich/Marconi is a producing conventional oil field located in shallow water in the UK and is operated by BP Exploration Operating. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block 30/1f ALL and 30/1c LOWER, with water depth of 299 feet. Buy the profile here.

Field participation details

The field is owned by BP and Delek Group.

Production from Vorlich/Marconi

The Vorlich/Marconi conventional oil field recovered 48.37% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2021. The peak production was approximately 9.00 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 38.00 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2047. The field currently accounts for approximately 1% of the country’s daily output.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 12.66 Mmboe, comprised of 9.05 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 21.70 bcf of natural gas reserves.

About BP Exploration Operating

BP Exploration Operating Company is the holding entity for several of the exploration and production subsidiaries of BP plc.

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