Cristur gas field

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Country Romania
Region Harghita County
Offshore/onshore onshore
Operator Romgaz
Field history
Discovery 1920
Start of development 1920
Start of production 1930
Current production of gas 1.5×10^6 m3/d
52.5×10^6 cu ft/d 0.5×10^9 m3/a (18×10^9 cu ft/a)
Estimated gas in place 24×10^9 m3
852×10^9 cu ft

The Cristur gas field is a natural gas field located in Cristuru Secuiesc, Harghita County. It was discovered in 1920 and developed by and Romgaz. It began production in 1930 and produces natural gas and condensates. The total proven reserves of the Cristur gas field are around 852 billion cubic feet (24 km³), and production is slated to be around 52.5 million cubic feet/day (1.5×105m³) in 2010.[1]


  1. ^ "Industria de gaze naturale in perioada interbelica" (PDF). Muzeul Gazelor. 2009. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2014-10-06. Retrieved 2013-04-27.