Production from CNOOC’s Indonesian gas field starts

Production from CNOOC’s Indonesian gas field starts

Aug 01, 2017
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China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) announced that the BD gas field off the coast of Indonesia has started production.

The BD gas field is located in Madura Strait at a water depth of approximately 55 meters.

Main production facilities included one unmanned wellhead platform, one FPSO and four production wells. Currently, the gas field has two wells with production at a rate of around 7,200 barrels oil equivalent per day.

In a statement, CNOOC said that production is expected to reach its overall development program designed peak production of approximately 25,500 BOE per day in 2018.

Husky-CNOOC Madura Limited (HCML) is the operator of the Production Sharing Contract (PSC) for the BD gas field. Husky and CNOOC each hold a 40 per cent interest in HCML, while the remaining 20 per cent interest is held by Samudra Energy.


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