SapuraOMV and Partners’ First Production from SK408 Gas Fields

March 20, 2020

Dateline 2020-01-15, Energy Industry:

SapuraOMV Upstream announced first production following the start-up at the end of December, 2019 from its Larak gas field under the SK408 Production Sharing Contract (PSC), which was delivered within budget. The SK408 gas fields are part of discoveries made by SapuraOMV Upstream in a drilling campaign in 2014. The fields are tied back into an existing processing facility and gas is transported through existing pipelines for onward gas processing at PETRONAS LNG complex in Bintulu.


SapuraOMV Achieves First Gas from Larak Field Offshore Malaysia

March 18, 2020

Dateline 2020-01-13, Rigzone (what happened to their paywall?):

SapuraOMV Upstream has achieved within budget first production from its Larak gas field offshore Malaysia under the SK408 Production Sharing Contract (PSC).

The SK408 gas fields are part of discoveries made by SapuraOMV in a drilling campaign in 2014. They are tied back to an existing processing facility and gas is transported through existing pipelines for onward gas processing at Petronas LNG complex in Bintulu.


Sapura-OMV venture expects East Malaysian gas field output by year-end

November 11, 2019

Dateline 2019-09-06, Reuters:

A joint venture between Malaysia’s Sapura Energy and Austrian energy group OMV will achieve first production at an East Malaysian gas field in the fourth quarter of the year, the business said on Friday.

SapuraOMV, the joint venture, holds a 40 percent stake in the SK408 block, while a unit of Malaysian state energy company Petronas and a subsidiary of Shell hold 30 percent each.

Peak production from the block will be achieved by 2023, SapuraOMV’s chief executive, Muhammad Zamri Jusof, told reporters.