Stones is a producing conventional oil field located in ultra-deepwater in the US and is operated by Shell Offshore. The field is located in block Walker Ridge 508, with water depth of 9,586 feet.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Shell.

Production from Stones

The Stones conventional oil field recovered 19.30% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production expected in 2022. The peak production was approximately 54.58 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 14 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2041.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 169.72 Mmboe, comprised of 164.17 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 33.32 bcf of natural gas reserves. Stones conventional oil field reserves accounts 0.04% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional oil fields globally.

About Shell Offshore

Shell Offshore Inc (Shell Offshore) an oil and gas company which offers the wholesale distribution of petroleum and petroleum products. The company is headquartered in Houston, Texas, the US.


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