Wadi Aswad is a producing conventional oil field located onshore Oman and is operated by Daleel Petroleum. The field is located in block Block 5 (Wadi Aswad).

Field participation details

The field is owned by China National Petroleum and MB Holding.

Production from Wadi Aswad

The Wadi Aswad conventional oil field recovered 44.19% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production expected in 2022. The peak production was approximately 54.48 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 35 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2081. The field currently accounts for approximately 3% of the country’s daily output.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 315.42 Mmboe, comprised of 285.17 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 181.5 bcf of natural gas reserves. Wadi Aswad conventional oil field reserves accounts 0.07% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional oil fields globally.

About Daleel Petroleum

Daleel Petroleum Co LLC (Daleel Petroleum) is a producer and explorer of oil. The company extracts hydrocarbons from Block 5 located in Al Dhahira Region. It provides online tendering systems services. Daleel Petroleum provide web-based online interface between DALEEL and its suppliers. The company offers support to venders such as field exploration services, field drilling and completion services, field production and engineering services, field maintenance services, field development studies, operational logistic services, and office administration and logistic services. It offers horizontal water-flooding technology and gradual management for development of its production. Daleel Petroleum is headquartered in Muscat, Oman


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