Zhetybai West is a conventional oil development located onshore Kazakhstan and is operated by Jupiter Energy. Discovered in 2012, Zhetybai West lies in block Block 31 (Blocks XXXVI-II-E(P), F(P) and XXXVII-11-C(P), 12-A(P)).

The project is currently in commissioning stage and is expected to start commercial production in 0.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Jupiter Energy.

Production from Zhetybai West

Production from the Zhetybai West conventional oil development project is expected to begin in 2018 and is forecast to peak in 2023, to approximately 1,546 bpd of crude oil and condensate. Based on economic assumptions, the production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2053.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 8.19 Mmboe, comprised of 8.19 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate.

Contractors involved in the Zhetybai West conventional oil field

The key contractors involved in the Zhetybai West project as follows.

Other Contractors: ECO-Astana NR

About Jupiter Energy

Jupiter Energy Ltd (Jupiter Energy) is an oil exploration and production company. The company carries out acquisition, exploration, production, and develops oil and natural gas properties. Jupiter Energy holds an exploration permit in the oil-rich Mangistau Basin in West Kazakhstan. It also holds interest in Block 31, an exploration permit in the oil properties in Mangistau Basin. Jupiter Energy offers drilling services for oil and gas wells such as J-50, J-51, J-52, J-53, J-55, J-58, J-59 and Well 19. The company partners with other oil and gas companies for its exploration activities. It has operations in Australia and Kazakhstan. Jupiter Energy is headquartered in West Perth, Western Australia, Australia.


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