Greater Sunrise is a conventional gas development located in deepwater in Timor Sea Joint Petroleum Development Area and is operated by Woodside Petroleum (Timor Sea 19). Discovered in 1974, Greater Sunrise lies in block JPDA 03-19, NT/RL 2, and NT/RL 4, with water depth of around 1,722 feet.

The project is currently in feed stage and is expected to start commercial production in 2030. The development cost is expected to be $14,000 m. The Greater Sunrise conventional gas development will includes fixed platform.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Osaka Gas, Timor Gap EP and Woodside Petroleum.

Production from Greater Sunrise

Production from the Greater Sunrise conventional gas development project is expected to begin in 2030 and is forecast to peak in 2031, to approximately 30,000 bpd of crude oil and condensate and 658 Mmcfd of liquid natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, the production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2062.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 670.16 Mmboe, comprised of 135.78 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 3,206.28 bcf of liquid natural gas reserves.

Contractors involved in the Greater Sunrise conventional gas field

Some of the key contractors involved in the Greater Sunrise project as follows.

Other Contractors: John Wood Group and Wood Group Mustang


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