Durrës Block

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Durresi block
Country Albania
Region Durrës District
Location Durrës
Offshore/onshore Offshore
Coordinates 41°29′53″N 19°20′21″E / 41.49806°N 19.33917°E / 41.49806; 19.33917Coordinates: 41°29′53″N 19°20′21″E / 41.49806°N 19.33917°E / 41.49806; 19.33917
Operator Island Oil & Gas
Field history
Discovery 2003
Start of production 2005
Production
Estimated oil in place 1,958 million barrels (~2.671×10^8 t)
Estimated gas in place 958×10^9 cu ft (27.1×10^9 m3)

Durresi block is a large off-shore Albanian oil and gas field. It was discovered in 2003. It is located 50 kilometres (31 mi) west of the city of Durrës in the west of central Albania. It's Albania biggest offshore oil and gas field.[1]

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