Waihapa / Ngaere is a producing conventional oil field located onshore New Zealand and is operated by NZEC Waihapa. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block 174E39/15 (PML 38140). Buy the profile here.

Field participation details

The field is owned by New Dawn Energy and New Zealand Energy.

Production from Waihapa / Ngaere

The Waihapa / Ngaere conventional oil field recovered 99.50% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 1993. The peak production was approximately 10.51 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 11.00 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2042.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 0.14 Mmboe, comprised of 0.14 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate.

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