CNOOC Limited Announces Commencement of Production at Kenli 6-1 10-1 North Block Oilfield Development Project


HONG KONG, September 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — CNOOC Limited (the “Company”, SEHK: 00883, SSE: 600938) announced today that the Kenli 6-1 North 10-1 Oilfield Development Project has commenced production.

The development project is located in the southern Bohai Sea, with an average water depth of approximately 19 meters. The main production facilities include 1 production adjective platform and 2 unmanned wellhead platforms. 25 development wells are planned to be put into production, including 16 production wells and 9 water injection wells. The project is expected to reach peak production of approximately 7,100 barrels of crude oil per day in 2023.

The Kenli 10-1 North block is the main component of the Kenli 6-1 oilfield which is the first 100 million ton oilfield discovered in northern Laizhou Bay. During the implementation process, in order to maximize the value of the regional development of the oil field, the project put into practice the concept of intelligentization, unmanned production, the modularization of technical construction, the integration of evaluation and development as well as the sharing of old and new facilities. .

CNOOC Limited holds a 100% interest in the Kenli 6-1 Oilfield North Block 10-1 Development Project and acts as the operator.

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For more information, please contact:

M/s. Ariel Wang
Media and public relations
CNOOC Limited
Tel: +86-10-8452-6832
Fax: +86-10-8452-1441
E-mail: [email protected]

Mr. Bunny Lee
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