Shell announces FID for New Gas Fields Offshore Sarawak
Apr 11, 2018
Kuala Lumpur - Sarawak Shell Berhad and its partners PETRONAS Carigali Sdn Bhd. and Sapura Exploration and Production (Sarawak) Inc. (Sapura E&P) are pleased to announce that following Field Development Plan approval from PETRONAS they have taken Final Investment Decision (FID) on the development of the Gorek, Larak and Bakong fields in the SK408 Production Sharing Contract.
The fields will be developed as three separate wellhead platforms tied back to the existing Sarawak Shell Berhad operated F6 processing facility.
“Taking FID on the above fields reaffirms Shell’s continued commitment to developing the Sarawak basin and securing a clean energy source for Malaysia’s future. With this there has been twelve important gas discoveries in Sarawak by Shell and its equity partners over the past 5 years” said Datuk Iain Lo, Chairman of Shell Malaysia.
Sarawak Shell Berhad is the development and production operator of the Gorek field while Sapura E&P is the development and production operator of the Larak and Bakong fields.
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