Meliwis is a producing conventional gas field located in shallow water in Indonesia and is operated by Ophir Energy. The field is located in block Madura Offshore, with water depth of 213 feet.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Petroliam Nasional and PT Medco Daya Abadi Lestari.

Production from Meliwis

The Meliwis conventional gas field recovered 23.38% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production expected in 2022. The peak production was approximately 24 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2028.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 5.62 Mmboe, comprised of 33.69 bcf of natural gas reserves.

About Ophir Energy

Ophir Energy Ltd (Ophir), formerly Ophir Energy Plc, is an independent upstream oil and gas company that explores for and develops oil and gas properties. The company has working interests in exploration and production assets in Thailand, Indonesia, Myanmar, Vietnam, Mexico and Malaysia. Its portfolio of assets includes Bualuang, Sinphuhorm, Sampang and Bangkanai. These assets operate various blocks such as B8/38 concession, Kerendan gas field, EU1, E5N, and Chim Sao/Dua fields. The company also owns non-operating interest in LNG project in Tanzania, which includes Block 1 and 4. The company together with its subsidiaries operates in the Americas, Europe, Africa and Asia-Pacific. Ophir is headquartered in London, Greater London, the UK.


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