Al-Khalij Field, Block 6
Al Khalij Field
Al-Khalij is located around 120km north-east of Doha and comprises of eight platforms and 58 wells, 48 of which are oil producing.
Production from this geologically complex and challenging oilfield started in 1997. Today, around 25,000 barrels of oil per day are sent via two subsea pipelines to a treatment facility located on Halul Island.
Renewal of License with QP
In 2014, Qatar Petroleum and Total set up a joint venture to develop the Al Khalij field over the next 25 years. Under the new agreement, Qatar Petroleum and Total have a respective 60/40 interest in the field.
A Milestone Achievement
In November 2015, Total reached a milestone 200 million barrels of oil produced from this field just ahead of celebrating its 80 years of presence in Qatar.
This was a big achievement for Total reflecting its commitment to Qatar through its long history forged since 1936, as well as its operational excellence.