Al Jurf Oil Field

Summary Information

  • Operator: Total
  • Country: Libya
  • Location: Offshore Block 137
  • Production start: 2003
  • Partners: Wintershall (12.5%) NOC (50%)
  • Type: Oil
  • Estimated Reserves:
  • Production Volume:


  • The Al Jurf field development consists of the BD-1 wellhead platform with 10 production wells connected to a floating production storage offloading (FPSO) vessel, Farwah FPSO.
  • The FPSO has a storage capacity of more than 900,000 barrels. Production will be 40,000 barrels of oil per day once the field reaches plateau


  • Saipem: Wellhead platform and flowlines - FEED
  • Tecon: Basic and detailed structural design of the 8 leg drilling and production deck for BD1 platform
  • Cantieri Rosetti: BD 1 - Jacket
  • Seaway Heavy Lifting: BD-1 Platform installation


  • 2002 - BD-1 Platform installed
  • 2003 - Production starts



  1. Saipem Fixed Offshore Production Facilities Engineering Refe
  2. FoundOcean Africa Subsea References
  3. Jotun Platform References
  4. Tecon Platform References
  5. Libya's Offshore Al Jurf Field in Block C 137 Starts Production

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