Pelican is a producing conventional oil field located in shallow water in the UK and is operated by TAQA Bratani. The field is located in block 211/16a ALL, 211/26a3 ALL, and 211/26a4 ALL, with water depth of 531 feet.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Abu Dhabi National Energy.

Production from Pelican

The Pelican conventional oil field recovered 77.26% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 1996. The peak production was approximately 28.66 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 15 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2079.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 24.64 Mmboe, comprised of 24.34 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 1.79 bcf of natural gas reserves. Pelican conventional oil field reserves accounts 0.01% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional oil fields globally.

About TAQA Bratani

TAQA Bratani Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Abu Dhabi National Energy Company.


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