West Delta 73 is a producing conventional oil field located in shallow water in the US and is operated by Energy XXI GOM. 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 73, West Delta 74, West Delta 91, and West Delta 92, with water depth of 220 feet. Buy the profile here.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Cox Operating.

Production from West Delta 73

The West Delta 73 conventional oil field recovered 97.33% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 1969. The peak production was approximately 47.08 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 56.00 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2033.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 8.21 Mmboe, comprised of 6.94 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 7.59 bcf of natural gas reserves.

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