West Hub is a producing conventional oil field located in deepwater in Angola and is operated by Eni Angola. The field is located in block Block 15 and Block 15/06 West Hub Development Area, with water depth of 4,661 feet.
An expansion project is associated with the West Hub, namely Ndungu Development. This project is currently in the commissioning stage, expected to start in 2021.
Field participation details
The field is owned by Eni, Sonangol EP, New Bright International Development and China Petrochemical.
Production from West Hub
The West Hub conventional oil field recovered 46.33% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2019. The peak production was approximately 99.87 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2036. The field currently accounts for approximately 7% of the country’s daily output.
Remaining recoverable reserves
The field is expected to recover 205.99 Mmboe, comprised of 205.99 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate. West Hub conventional oil field reserves accounts 0.04% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional oil fields globally.
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