Boscán Oil and Gas Field (Venezuela)

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Boscán Field is an operating oil and gas field in Venezuela.[1]

Location

The map below shows the exact location of the field in Venezuela.[2][3]

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Project Details

  • Status: Operating[1]
  • Coordinates: 10.0576, -72.0971 (exact)[2][3]
  • Operator: Petroboscán, S.A.[1]
  • Owner: PDVSA (60%); Chevron (39.2%); NEMAKA (0.8%)[4]
  • Parent: PDVSA (60%)[5]; Chevron Corporation (39.2%)[6]; NEMAKA (0.8%)
  • Discovery year: 1945[4]
  • Production start year:
  • Basin:
  • Concession/Block:
  • Project/Complex:

Production and Reserves

Table 1: Production and Reserves - Boscán Field

Category Fuel Description Reserve Classification Quantity Units Data Year Source
production gas Not applicable 10 million m³/y 2019 [1]
production total liquids Not applicable 41 million bbl/y 2004 [7]
reserves oil 1P reserves 1 466 million bbl 2015 [4]
reserves oil original oil in place 30 000 million bbl [not stated] [8]
reserves total liquids 1P reserves 1 568 million bbl 2004 [7]
production oil Not applicable 4.7 million bbl/y 2019 [1]
million bbl = million barrels
million bbl/y = million barrels per year
million m³/y = million cubic meters per year
total liquids = oil, including condensate and natural gas liquids

Articles and Resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 "www.chevron.com/worldwide/venezuela". Archived from the original on August 31, 2021. Retrieved September 27, 2021.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Fredrik Robelius (2007). "Giant Oil Fields – The Highway to Oil" (PDF). Uppsala University. Archived (PDF) from the original on April 19, 2020. Retrieved April 13, 2021.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "www.chevron.com/-/media/shared-media/documents/2020-chevron-annual-report-supplement.pdf" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on August 31, 2021. Retrieved September 27, 2021.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 "PETRÓLEOS DE VENEZUELA, S.A. EX-99.T3". U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. October 1, 2016. Archived from the original on March 31, 2021. Retrieved March 31, 2021.
  5. "PDVSA". www.pdvsa.com. Archived from the original on August 31, 2021. Retrieved September 27, 2021.
  6. Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) 549300VVH8HHFMWL8536 Global Legal Entity Identifier Foundation, accessed January 2020
  7. 7.0 7.1 "United States Securities And Exchange Commission Form 20F" (PDF). U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. November 17, 2020. Archived (PDF) from the original on June 2, 2021. Retrieved March 17, 2021.
  8. "Reservoir Geology of the Giant Heavy Oil Boscan Field, Maracaibo Basin, Venezuela". www.searchanddiscovery.com. Archived from the original on August 31, 2021. Retrieved September 27, 2021.