Gas Production Commences at B15 Field Offshore Sarawak

May 26, 2018

Dateline 2018-03-22, Rigzone:

Sapura Exploration and Production (Sarawak) Inc. (Sapura E&P) announced Thursday that it has commenced gas production at the B15 field, located within the SK310 production sharing contract (PSC) area offshore Sarawak in East Malaysia. Output figures for the field were not revealed.

Discovered in December 2010, the B15 gas field achieved the milestone within two years of the sanction of its field development plan.

The B15 development comprises a processing platform with a 21-mile pipeline tied into existing infrastructure for onwards transmission into the Malaysia Liquefied Natural Gas (MLNG) complex at Bintulu, Sarawak.

“This milestone achievement at B15 was achieved on schedule and within budget,” Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Shahril Shamsuddin, president and group CEO of Sapura Energy Berhad, which owns Sapura E&P, said in a company statement.