Brădești oil field

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Country Romania
Region Vâlcea County
Offshore/onshore onshore
Operator Petrom
Field history
Discovery 1970
Start of development 1970
Start of production 1971
Current production of oil 3,500 barrels per day (~1.7×10^5 t/a)
Estimated oil in place 14 million tonnes
(~ 20×10^6 m3 or 100 MMbbl)

The Brădești oil field is an oil field located in Păușești, Vâlcea County. It was discovered in 1970 and developed by Petrom. It began production in 1971 and produces oil. The total proven reserves of the Brădești oil field are around 100 million barrels (14×106tonnes), and production is centered on 3,500 barrels per day (560 m3/d).[1]


  1. ^ "Sterling concessions" (PDF). Sterling Resources. 2010. Retrieved 2010-09-28.