- OML56 (operator)
Midwestern Oil & Gas Company Limited was incorporated in 1999 and commenced operations in 2001. The Company is owned by a group of Nigerian Investors and Delta State Government. The company’s Managing Director/CEO is Engr. Charles Chiedu Odita, FNSchE, SPE
In 2003, the Company was awarded 70% interest in Umusadege Field located in OML 56 which is situated at the northern area of Delta State, Nigeria. Midwestern is the operator of the field with SunTrust Oil Company Ltd its JV Partner holds 30% interest which is jointly held by Mart Umusadege Resources Nigeria Ltd. the Risk Service Provider of Midwestern. Midwestern commenced its upstream activities in 2005.
Sequel to field activities, first oil was achieved in the Umusadege Field in 2008 at flow rates of around 3,000bopd from re-entry of the Umusadege-1 well. This has been rapidly increased to approximately 25,000bopd through additional development drilling efforts. A total of fifteen (15) wells have been drilled to date.
For more information about this company, please visit: https://www.midwesternog.com/