South Lokichar Development (Phase 1) is a conventional oil development located onshore Kenya and is operated by Tullow Kenya. Discovered in 2012, South Lokichar Development (Phase 1) lies in block Block 10BB and Block 13T.
The project is currently in approval stage and is expected to start commercial production in 2026. The development cost is expected to be $3,400 m. The South Lokichar Development (Phase 1) conventional oil development will involve the drilling of approximately 321 wells.
Field participation details
The field is owned by Tullow Oil, TotalEnergies and Africa Oil.
Production from South Lokichar Development (Phase 1)
Production from the South Lokichar Development (Phase 1) conventional oil development project is expected to begin in 2026 and is forecast to peak in 2027, to approximately 1,20,000 bpd of crude oil and condensate. Based on economic assumptions, the production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2044.
Remaining recoverable reserves
The field is expected to recover 309.52 Mmboe, comprised of 309.52 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate.
Contractors involved in the South Lokichar Development (Phase 1) conventional oil field
Some of the key contractors involved in the South Lokichar Development (Phase 1) project as follows.
Design/FEED Engineering: WorleyParsons
Other Contractors: Earthview Geoconsultants, PR Marriott Drilling, Treavic Geosystems and Engineering and Worley
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