Blocks (S2)

Al-Uqlah - Blocks (S2)

  •  located in the southern part of the Marib-Shabwah basin, With area of (2,100) Km2.
  • Block (S2) operated by OMV-Czech Company.
  • The main reservoirs in the block are (Fracture Basement), (Lam Sand) and (Shuqra FM).
  • The partners in the Production Sharing Agreement with the Yemeni government are:

OMV (44%)

SINOPEC (37.5%)


YCO (12.5%)

  • In General it contains (3) fields with an average production of (3,000) BOPD and will be increase to 10,000 BOPD in the end of year 2007.
  • The total number of wells ware 5 until Jan. 2007.
  • The block will be connected with the main pipeline of block 5 (Jannah) Through Block 9.
  • The produced is light oil in the different fields with a density between (35-42 API), in addition to a big gas reserve, which is not invested nor exploited so far.