Al Khafji Oil Field

Summary Information

  • Operator: Al Khafji Joint Operations (KJO)
  • A partnership between Kuwait Gulf Oil Company (KGOC) & Aramco Gulf Operations Company (AGOC)
  • Country: Saudi Arabia
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  • Type: Oil / Gas
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  • The field development for Khafji has been developed to maintain the maximum sustainable capacity of 300,000 Barrel Oil per Day and production of 125 Million Standard Cubic Feet Per Day of Associated gases, as well as, 50 Million Standard Cubic Feet Per Day gas lift
  • The field has 15 platforms


  • JCG: Engineering, procurement, construction (EPC) and pre-commissioning work for new water treatment facilities
  • Enppi: Field Development Phase 1 - Engineering, material supply, supervision of onshore structure fabrication & offshore laying/installation, overall management, consortium leader and commissioning & start-up
  • Penspen: Project management of development of crude oil and natural gas pipeline and facilities
  • McDermott: EPCI, hook-up and commissioning support for water Injection Facilities


  • 1960 - Discovery of oil in commercial quantities
  • 2000 - Aramco Gulf Operations Company (AGOC) commenced its activities taking over the Saudi Government share of oil production
  • 2010 - Technip has been awarded a lump sum engineering, procurement, fabrication, installation, commissioning and start-up contract
  • 2010 - JCG awarded contract for new water treatment facilities
  • 2012 - Technip awarded a contract for the engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning assistance for a Gas and Condensate Export System project



  1. Enppi Offshore Platform References
  2. McDermott Platform References
  3. Penspen Offshore And Platform References
  4. McDermott Awarded EPCI Contract by Al-Khafji Joint Operations
  5. Khafji Joint Operations
  6. JGC Awarded Water Treatment Project in Saudi-Kuwait Neutral Zone
  7. Technip awarded major contract for the Khafji Crude Related Offshore Projects
  8. Technip awarded contract for a Gas and Condensate Export System project in Saudi Arabia and Kuwait
  9. Reef Subsea Dredging & Excavation awarded contracts in Middle East & Asia Pacific

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