Sapakara West is a conventional oil development located in ultra-deepwater in Suriname and is operated by Total E&P Suriname. Discovered in 2020, Sapakara West lies in block Block 58, with water depth of around 7,382 feet.

The project is currently in feasibility stage and is expected to start commercial production in 2025.

Field participation details

The field is owned by TotalEnergies.

Production from Sapakara West

Production from the Sapakara West conventional oil development project is expected to begin in 2025 and is forecast to peak in 2026, to approximately 64,509 bpd of crude oil and condensate and 19 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, the production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2060.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 339.59 Mmboe, comprised of 324.09 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 93.02 bcf of natural gas reserves.

Contractors involved in the Sapakara West conventional oil field

Some of the key contractors involved in the Sapakara West project as follows.

Other Contractors: Technip Energies and Yinson Holdings

About Total E&P Suriname

Total E&P Suriname BV (Total E&P Suriname) is an energy service providing company that explores and produces crude oil and natural gas. Total E&P Suriname is headquartered in Hague, Netherlands.


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