Crux is a conventional gas development located in shallow water in Australia and is operated by Shell Australia. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, Crux was discovered in 2000, lies in block AC/L10, with water depth of around 548 feet. Buy the profile here.

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The project is currently in construction stage and is expected to start commercial production in 2027. Final investment decision (FID) of the project was approved in 2022. The development cost is expected to be $1,790 m. The Crux conventional gas development will involve the drilling of approximately five wells and includes wellhead platform.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Seven Group Holdings and Shell.

Production from Crux

Production from the Crux conventional gas development project is expected to begin in 2027 and is forecast to peak in 2033, Based on economic assumptions, the production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2052.

Contractors involved in the Crux conventional gas field

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

Design/FEED Engineering: John Wood Group and KBR

Other Contractors: Schlumberger and Blossomvale Holdings

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This content was updated on 14 May 2024

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