Umm Al-Dalkh is a producing conventional oil field located in shallow water in the UAE and is operated by ADNOC Offshore. The field is located in block Satah and Umm Al Dalkh, with water depth of 69 feet.

An expansion project is associated with the Umm Al-Dalkh, namely Umm Al-Dalkh Development. This project is currently in the construction stage, expected to start in 2022.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Abu Dhabi National Oil and Inpex.

Production from Umm Al-Dalkh

The Umm Al-Dalkh conventional oil field recovered 69.27% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2005. The peak production was approximately 25.08 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2057.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 108.02 Mmboe, comprised of 108.02 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate. Umm Al-Dalkh conventional oil field reserves accounts 0.02% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional oil fields globally.

Contractors involved in the Umm Al-Dalkh conventional oil field

Some of the key contractors involved in the Umm Al-Dalkh project as follows.

EPC Contractors: Altrad Investment Authority and National Marine Dredging


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