Oil and Gas Fields: Bai Hassan

Name: Bai Hassan

Controlled by: Disputed. Originally controlled by the Ministry of Oil (Baghdad), but seized by KRG forces in July 2014.

Location: Dibis, south-west of the Kirkuk field.


Reserves:  2.078 billion barrels of oil



Developed by: North Oil Company (100%) until July 2014, when seized by KRG forces.

Contract granted: None. Bids were received in 2009, but no deal was agreed.

Contract duration:  n/a.

Remuneration: n/a

Production started:

Plateau production target:  n/a. Was outputing 195,000 bpd in 2012.

Other companies involved in the development:

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A full list of oil and gas fields controlled by the Ministry of Oil in Baghdad can be found here.