Tortue Phase 2 (Senegal) is a conventional gas development located in ultra-deepwater in Senegal and is operated by BP. Tortue Phase 2 (Senegal) lies in block St Louis Offshore Profond and Greater Tortue Ahmeyim (Senegal), with water depth of around 9,843 feet.

The project is currently in feed stage and is expected to start commercial production in 2026. Final investment decision (FID) of the project will be approved in 2022. The development cost is expected to be $500 m.

Field participation details

The field is owned by BP, Petrosen and Kosmos Energy.

Production from Tortue Phase 2 (Senegal)

Production from the Tortue Phase 2 (Senegal) conventional gas development project is expected to begin in 2026 and is forecast to peak in 2027, to approximately 3,972 bpd of crude oil and condensate, 35 Mmcfd of natural gas and 164 Mmcfd of liquid natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, the production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2059.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 289.2 Mmboe, comprised of 18.94 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate, 271.23 bcf of natural gas reserves and 1,350.28 bcf of liquid natural gas reserves.

Contractors involved in the Tortue Phase 2 (Senegal) conventional gas field

The key contractors involved in the Tortue Phase 2 (Senegal) project as follows.

Other Contractors: KBR

About BP

BP Plc (BP) is an integrated oil and gas company. Its upstream operations include exploration, development and production of oil and natural gas, field development and production; and midstream operations include transportation, and marketing and trading of natural gas, including liquefied natural gas (LNG), and natural gas liquids (NGLs). The company’s downstream operations include marketing, transportation, refining, manufacturing, supply and trading of crude oil, petroleum, petrochemical products and provision of related services to wholesale and retail customers. BP provides fuel, energy, lubricants and petrochemicals to customers. The company has operational presence in Africa, Asia, Europe, Australasia, North America and South America. BP is headquartered in London, the UK.


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