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EnergyCurrent.com: Brunei Shell delighted with shallow water gas findFiled from Singapore

11/12/2007 9:48:22 AM GMT
 
BRUNEI:  Brunei Shell Petroleum Co. Sdn Bhd has found gas in the Bubut structure located just seven kilometres (four miles) from the shoreline and only 15 kilometres (nine miles) from the Brunei liquefied natural gas (BLNG) plant.  Gas was found in an exploration well drilled by Premium Drilling jackup Deep Driller 2 in deep, high-pressure sand reservoirs.

Brunei Shell will be re-evaluating the nearby Danau structure drilled in the 1970s. Appraisal work will be conducted in both fields to define the full potential that could be tapped for an integrated development of and early production from the two fields using the facilities at the BLNG plant.

Brunei Shell is expecting Bubut-Danau to emerge as a third offshore gas production hub, after the existing Ampa and Champion gas fields. Brunei Shell’s Managing Director, Dr. Grahaeme Henderson said the shallow water discovery is important to fulfilling the company’s LNG sales contract, given its proximity to the BLNG plant. He also said the company is confident of bringing the gas field on stream ‘in the shorter term.’

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