Jerun is a conventional gas development located in shallow water in Malaysia and is operated by SapuraKencana Energy Sarawak. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, Jerun was discovered in 2016, lies in block SK 408, with water depth of around 400 feet. Buy the profile here.

The project is currently in construction stage and is expected to start commercial production in 2023. Final investment decision (FID) of the project was approved in 2021. The Jerun conventional gas development will involve the drilling of approximately six wells and includes fixed platform.

Field participation details

The field is owned by OMV, Petroliam Nasional, Sapura Energy and Shell.

Production from Jerun

Production from the Jerun conventional gas development project is expected to begin in 2023 and is forecast to peak in 2024, to approximately 10,000 bpd of crude oil and condensate and 500 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, the production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2048.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 409.87 Mmboe, comprised of 58.78 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 2,106.56 bcf of natural gas reserves.

Contractors involved in the Jerun conventional gas field

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

Design/FEED Engineering: Petrofac-RNZ and Maju Integrated Engineers Sdn

Main EPC: Petroliam Nasional

Other Contractors: KKB Engineering

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