Siba is a producing conventional gas field located onshore Iraq and is operated by Kuwait Energy . The field is located in block Siba Contract Area.

An expansion project is associated with the Siba, namely Siba Development. This project is currently in the feed stage.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Egyptian General Petroleum , Ministry of Oil, Iraq, United Energy Group and Turkiye Petrolleri Anonim Ortakligi.

Production from Siba

The Siba conventional gas field recovered 15.91% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production expected in 2022. The peak production was approximately 26 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 100 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2057. The field currently accounts for approximately 1% of the country’s daily output.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 157.42 Mmboe, comprised of 92.35 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 390.4 bcf of natural gas reserves. Siba conventional gas field reserves accounts 0.05% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional gas fields globally.

Contractors involved in the Siba conventional gas field

The key contractors involved in the Siba project as follows.

Design/FEED Engineering: Gtl International

About Kuwait Energy

Kuwait Energy Plc (Kuwait Energy), a subsidiary of United Energy Group Ltd, is an oil and gas company that carries out exploration, appraisal, development and production of hydrocarbons. The company operates wide range of oil and gas assets in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. It has assets across Egypt, Yemen and Iraq. Kuwait Energy produces oil from East Ras Qattara (ERQ), Burg El Arab (BEA ), Abu Sennan and Area A in Egypt; Block 9 and Siba in Iraq. The company also provides technical expertise, advice and assistance to oil and gas companies, and local governments. Kuwait Energy is headquartered in Salmiya, Hawalli, Kuwait.


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