Japan’s JX acquires stake in deepwater Malaysia block

November 9, 2013

From The Sun Daily, 2013-09-19:

Japan’s JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration Corp said on Thursday it has acquired a 40% stake in the Deepwater Block 2F off the coast of Sarawak in Malaysia.

JX and Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas) have entered into a production sharing contract for the block, JX’s sixth block in Malaysia and its fourth as an operator, it added.

Petronas also holds a 40% stake, while GDF Suez E&P Malaysia BV has the remaining 20%. The exploration period is four years.

“Deepwater Block 2F is located in the northwest of Sarawak, with 5,500 sq km surface area and 100-1,200m water depth,” JX said.

 


Saturday Star 2012-08-04 – Job Opportunities

August 6, 2012

To all readers, Ramadhan Mubarak (yes, I’m a few days late, not making up my own madhab). Be a bit more patient and tolerant to fellow beings, and start helping out those less fortunate then us. Invite me over for tarawikh prayers, iftar optional, wifi a must.

C’mon. Buy my recommendations, or through my Amazon store. I need the money to pay for my new camera. Where are those corporate sponsors? Or throw donations at me. Plus, it’s my birthday month, so spend a little extra.

If you need my help to submit your CVs, donate to the blog, and I’ll review your CV to see if it is worthy of my (and my associates’) expectations. If you can’t figure out how to donate, no need to ask.

  • I’m looking for a senior process engineer, 7+ years experience. Send your cv here . Also looking for process safety persons, lead piping designer, lead instrument engineer, and other seniors you think will catch my eye.
  • JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration (Malaysia) Ltd is looking people. Send your cv here. Or visit http://www.nex.jx-group/english → RECRUIT → Employment at Miri (Malaysia).

May I suggest that readers try Bluestacks? Run your Android apps on your Windows tablet, so you can buy that Win8 tablet (and buy me one) without worrying you won’t have anything to play on it!

Support your local bookshop!  Bookalicious at The Summit Subang is a good choice. I think they focus on trilogies, quadrilogies, and other ologies. Tell them I sent you, and enjoy the look of perplexity on their faces. Those of you who have dropped my name, thanks!

Since you need to write a lot of reports, here’s a suggestion of Word 2010 books to spice up your reports.

  

Microsoft Word 2010 In DepthMicrosoft Word 2010 Step by Step (Step By Step (Microsoft))Microsoft Word 2010 Plain & Simple: Learn the simplest ways to get things done with Microsoft Word 2010!

This week’s food promotion is … any sponsored iftar I can find.


Japan’s Inpex wins stakes in two Malaysian oil prospects

January 25, 2012

Dateline 2012-01-17:

Japanese oil and gas explorer Inpex Corp has won stakes in two oil and gas exploration licences offshore Sabah from Petronas, Malaysia’s national oil company.

Petronas selected a four-year work programme Inpex had proposed to explore in deepwater blocks R and S, 180 km west and 120km northwest off the coast of Kota Kinabalu, an Inpex spokesman said.

Separately, Petronas said the minimum financial commitment for the two blocks are $123 million and $72 million respectively.

In Block S Inpex has a 75 percent interest and as the licence operator plans to drill two exploration wells in around 2014. The costs will be shared with Petronas, which has a 25 percent interest.


Saturday Star 2012-01-21 – Job Opportunities

January 23, 2012

Support me by purchasing my recommendations, or buying through my Amazon store. I need the money to pay for running this site. Corporate level sponsors are encouraged.

If you need my help to submit your CVs, donate to the blog, and I’ll review your CV to see if it is worthy of my (and my associates’) expectations. If you can’t figure out how to donate, no need to ask.

  • I’m looking for a senior process engineer, 7+ years experience. Send your cv here . Also looking for process safety persons, lead piping designer, lead instrument engineer, and other seniors you think will catch my eye.
  • JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration (Malaysia) Ltd is looking people. Send your cv here. Or visit http://www.nex.jx-group/english → RECRUIT → Employment at Miri (Malaysia).
  • Discover your potential at PETRONAS. Discover how easy it is for Synergy to provide you services!!! Send your cv here. Move your gluteus maximus before 6th Feb, 2012.

May I suggest that readers install the Waze app on their phones? And use it as much as possible? It says its a “a social mobile application providing free turn-by-turn navigation based on the live conditions of the road. 100% powered by users, the more you drive, the better it gets. Join the community of drivers in your area today!” It’s definitely getting better for the Klang Valley area, though we need more users from East Malaysia.

Support your local bookshop! Visit Bookalicious at The Summit Subang, good selection of imported books. I think they focus on trilogies, quadrilogies, and otherologies. Tell them I sent you, and enjoy the look of perplexity on their faces

Let’s talk a bit about deepwater books:

  

Deepwater Petroleum Exploration & ProductionA Sea in FlamesDisaster on The Horizon

My food recommendation? Try Restoran Berlado at the Seri Menati Resort. Tell them that Wata sent you. And join the Seri Menanti Royal Golf Course. Pay for my membership as well