MDA-MBH-MDK is a conventional gas development located in shallow water in Indonesia and is operated by Husky-CNOOC Madura. Discovered in 1984, MDA-MBH-MDK lies in block Madura Strait, with water depth of around 321 feet.

The project is currently in construction stage and is expected to start commercial production in 2022. Final investment decision (FID) of the project was approved in 2015. The MDA-MBH-MDK conventional gas development will includes FPU and wellhead platforms.

Field participation details

The field is owned by China National Offshore Oil, Cenovus Energy and Samudra Energy.

Production from MDA-MBH-MDK

Production from the MDA-MBH-MDK conventional gas development project is expected to begin in 2022 and is forecast to peak in 2023, to approximately 150 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, the production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2030.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 39.36 Mmboe, comprised of 236.17 bcf of natural gas reserves.

Contractors involved in the MDA-MBH-MDK conventional gas field

Some of the key contractors involved in the MDA-MBH-MDK project as follows.

Design/FEED Engineering: Zee Engineering Consultants

Main EPC: Jiangsu Strong Wind

EPC Contractors: Hilong Petroleum Offshore Engineering

Other Contractors: China National Offshore Oil, Nordic Maritime, OAG Group, PT Bina Rekacipta Utama and PT Exatra Enjinering

About Husky-CNOOC Madura

Husky Oil (Madura) Limited holds 100% interest in the Madura Strait PSC which is located approximately 40 kilometres north of East Java and covers 2,794 square kilometres of exploration acreage.


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