Risha Gas Field

Summary Information

  • Operator: BP
  • Country: Jordan
  • Location: Eastern Jordan, near the border with Iraq
  • Production start: 1989
  • Partners:
  • Type: Gas
  • Estimated Reserves:
  • Production Volume: Current daily production is around 17 MMSCF



  • 1989 - Production started
  • 2009 - BP Farmed into the Risha Concession


  • Characteristics of the producing Risha formation (RF) is quite complex with varying production capacity between wells due to original poor porosity and permeability locally improved due to natural fracturing.


  1. BP to Farm into Risha Concession in Jordan
  2. Risha Gas Field Development.

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