The B-127 cluster comprises three marginal fields: B-127, B-157 and B-59, and is located east of the Mumbai High field, with significant hydrocarbon accumulations in multi-layered reservoirs within the Bassein and Panna formations. ONGC has in-place hydrocarbons of 24.6 million tonnes of oil and oil equivalent gas, of which 15.35 million tonnes in major pools is being considered for development.
The B-127 cluster development has an estimated cumulative production of 1.836 billion tonnes of oil and 2.093 billion cubic metres of gas over a ten-year period.
Article Source: Offshore Technology and Economic Times
Publication Date: 5 December 2011