Lightning strike hits Kerteh gas processing plant

September 4, 2019

Dateline 2019-07-17, Argus Media:

A lightning strike has hit a gas processing plant in Kerteh operated by Malaysia’s state-owned Petronas, causing a fire that took eight hours to bring under control

Cracker and downstream operations at Petronas’ facilities at Kerteh remain unaffected after the incident yesterday, the company said. There were no immediate reports of casualties.

Gas processing units typically treat and purify feedstock used in petrochemical complexes.

Marketing Rounds – Sundram Kerteh

August 30, 2017

Where you been? Sundram has banana leaf rice, banana leaf rice, banana.. (you get the impression he is a one-trick pony, but what a pony! Think Ferrari prancing horse). Add in the blended squash, fried chillies, rasam (oh, the rasam!), and teh tarik, for less than RM20, probably less than RM15 as well.

Facebook page is here. Google Maps location here. And the official name on receipts is Gerai Shamin Nasi Daun Pisang.

Marketing Rounds – Kerteh 2017-04

May 17, 2017

As part of marketing rounds, we went a bit further north to Dungun, to sample the food there. Unfortunately, no foodie pictures, but here’s a sight for you.

Marketing Rounds – Recruitment Drive at PP(T)SB

December 14, 2016

In addition to the IEM visit to PP(T)SB, we also helped engineers maneuver there way through the thickets of the IEM membership process. Well, we thought we help, though the listener may have had other ideas. tl;dr: If your application to the IEM/BEM has been quiet for a month, call.

Waiting Room – Paka

November 5, 2014

Some waiting rooms are nicer than others.

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Kerteh Airport

October 29, 2014

When was the last time you were here? We miss you, and please collect your handphones from storage.

Kampung Halaman 03

March 26, 2014

Where do you think this is?

Kampung Halaman 02

March 19, 2014

I’ll be visiting soon.


Kampung Halaman 01

March 12, 2014

Come back and visit some time

PETROANS picks (not Khir) Toyo for revamp project at Malaysia gas processing complex

January 2, 2013

Dateline 2012-12-18:

Japan-based Toyo Engineering has been awarded a contract by Malaysia’s Petronas for the rejuvenation and revamp project of the No. 4 gas processing plant located in Kerteh, Terengganu, the firms said on Tuesday.

The plant will have a capacity of 250 million cubic feet/day, according to project officials.

Toyo is slated to provide engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning with a turnkey contract for expanding the plant’s life by another 20 years.

Toyo cited an extensive track record for Petronas projects at Kerteh, including basic design work for prior revamp projects of gas processing plants No. 1 and No. 2.