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2016 Oman licensing round launch

2016 Oman licensing round launch

Report summary

Oman is offering four blocks under its 2016 licensing round, the first round to be held since 2014. The blocks include acreage recently relinquished as part of changes to company strategy and unsuccessful exploration results. The Ministry of Oil and Gas (MOG) will be hoping for renewed appetite in the blocks which opportunities in Oman's tight gas play alongside more frontier oil exploration, both on and offshore.

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  • 2016 Oman licensing round launch PDF - 467.78 KB 10 Pages, 7 Tables, 3 Figures
  • licensing round open.xls XLS - 325.00 KB


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  • The offer of tight gas acreage alongside frontier deepwater exploration
  • Acreage on offer
    • Block 30 (Hafar)
    • Block 31 (Suneinah North)
    • Block 49 (Montasar)
    • Block 52
  • Terms and conditions
    • Timeline
      • Data available
      • Prospectivity analysis
      • Economic analysis
        • Fiscal regime
          • Round expectations
          • Appendix
            • Development assumptions

In this report there are 10 tables or charts, including:

  • The offer of tight gas acreage alongside frontier deepwater exploration
    • Attractive operating environment, but offered acreage is unlikely to yield large prize
  • Acreage on offer
    • Summary of offered acreage
    • Map of offered acreage
  • Terms and conditions
    • Licensing round schedule
    • Data available from Ministry of Oil and Gas
    • Recent activity
    • Nearby discoveries
    • Indicative returns for conventional gas development at a range of gas prices
    • 2016 Oman licensing round launch: Table 6
    • 2016 Oman licensing round launch: Table 7
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