Varadero is a producing conventional oil field located in shallow water in the UK and is operated by Premier Oil UK. The field is located in block 28/9a ALL, with water depth of 293 feet.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Harbour Energy, ONE-Dyas, Waldorf Production and MOL Hungarian Oil and Gas.

Production from Varadero

The Varadero conventional oil field recovered 20.07% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production expected in 2022. The peak production was approximately 13.21 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 5 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2066. The field currently accounts for approximately 1% of the country’s daily output.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 58.25 Mmboe, comprised of 55.11 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 18.81 bcf of natural gas reserves. Varadero conventional oil field reserves accounts 0.01% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional oil fields globally.


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