Kasawari is a conventional gas development located in shallow water in Malaysia and is operated by PETRONAS Carigali International Sdn. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, Kasawari was discovered in 2012, lies in block SK 316, with water depth of around 2,297 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 2019. The Kasawari conventional gas development will includes fixed platform and wellhead platforms.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Petroliam Nasional.

Production from Kasawari

Production from the Kasawari conventional gas development project is expected to begin in 2023 and is forecast to peak in 2026, to approximately 3,500 bpd of crude oil and condensate and 660 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, the production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2052.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 508.05 Mmboe, comprised of 12.93 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 2,970.76 bcf of natural gas reserves.

Contractors involved in the Kasawari conventional gas field

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

Design/FEED Engineering: MMC

Main EPC: Petroliam Nasional, KKB Engineering and TechnipFMC

Other Contractors: FoundOcean, Oliver Valves, Honeywell UOP, Kumpulan Agresif Sdn and Golden Ecosystem Sdn

About PETRONAS Carigali International Sdn

PETRONAS Carigali International Sdn Bhd (PETRONAS Carigali) is a Malaysia based oil and gas company. The company is a subsidiary of Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS). The company is a fully integrated oil and gas corporation of Malaysian government. The company is engaged in exploration, development and production of oil and gas in Malaysia. The company operates in various areas such as China, North America and Southeast Asia. PETRONAS Carigali is headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. In July 2011, the company made two gas discoveries in the shallow water areas offshore the west coast of Sabah. The first discovery was via the Zuhal East-1 well located in the Samarang Asam Paya Block. The second discovery at the Menggatal-1 well located in Block SB312, about 110km northeast of Kota Kinabalu.

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