Wortel is a producing conventional gas field located in shallow water in Indonesia and is operated by Medco Energi Sampang. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block Sampang, with water depth of 213 feet. Buy the profile here.

Field participation details

The field is owned by China National Petroleum, OG Oil & Gas and PT Medco Daya Abadi Lestari.

Production from Wortel

The Wortel conventional gas field recovered 90.52% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2014. The peak production was approximately 0.05 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 47.00 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 2.01 Mmboe, comprised of 0.13 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 11.26 bcf of natural gas reserves.

About Medco Energi Sampang

Medco Energi Sampang Pty Ltd (Medco Energi) specializes in the exploration,development and production of oil and gas. Medco Energi is headquartered in Australia.

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