Opukushi is a producing conventional oil field located onshore Nigeria and is operated by Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria. The field is located in block OML 35.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Nigerian National Petroleum, TotalEnergies, Eni and Shell.

Production from Opukushi

The Opukushi conventional oil field recovered 98.80% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 1979. The peak production was approximately 48.17 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2027.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 3.82 Mmboe, comprised of 3.82 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate.


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