Ledang is a conventional gas development located in shallow water in Malaysia and is operated by Petroliam Nasional. Discovered in 1978, Ledang lies in block PM 309.

The project is currently in construction stage and is expected to start commercial production in 2022.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Petroliam Nasional.

Production from Ledang

Production from the Ledang conventional gas development project is expected to begin in 2022 and is forecast to peak in 2025, to approximately 450 bpd of crude oil and condensate and 31 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, the production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2059.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 32.92 Mmboe, comprised of 2.74 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 181.08 bcf of natural gas reserves.

Contractors involved in the Ledang conventional gas field

Some of the key contractors involved in the Ledang project as follows.

Main EPC: Misi Setia Oil & Gas Sdn and UMD Energy Sdn

Other Contractors: Intecorr Consultancy Sdn and JDR Cable Systems (Holdings)

About Petroliam Nasional

Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas) is an integrated energy company that explores for, develops and produces crude oil and natural gas. Its downstream operations include processing and liquefaction of natural gas; refining of crude oil and marketing of petroleum products; manufacturing and sale of petrochemicals; and trading of oil, petroleum and petrochemicals. The company also carries out transportation and sale of liquefied natural gas (LNG). Petronas provides shipping and logistics services. Its infrastructure comprises refineries; blending plants; petrochemical manufacturing plants; gas infrastructure and utilities; and retail network. The company operates in Asia, Australia, Americas, Europe, and Africa. Petronas is headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.


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