West Delta 28 is a producing conventional oil field located in shallow water in the US and is operated by EPL Oil & Gas. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block West Delta 28 (G36946), West Delta 29, and West Delta 28 (00384), with water depth of 45 feet. Buy the profile here.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Cox Operating.

Production from West Delta 28

The West Delta 28 conventional oil field recovered 98.46% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 1973. The peak production was approximately 14.54 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 21.00 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2029.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 2.20 Mmboe, comprised of 1.66 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 3.21 bcf of natural gas reserves.

About EPL Oil & Gas

EPL Oil & Gas LLC (EPL Oil & Gas) is an independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company. The company is headquartered in Houston, Texas, the US.

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