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The project is currently in feasibility stage and is expected to start commercial production in 2027. Final investment decision (FID) of the project will be approved in 2025. The Rafael conventional gas development will involve the drilling of approximately two wells.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Buru Energy.

Production from Rafael

Production from the Rafael conventional gas development project is expected to begin in 2027 and is forecast to peak in 2031, Based on economic assumptions, the production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2048.

Contractors involved in the Rafael conventional gas field

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

Other Contractors: GHD Group and Terrex

About Buru Energy

Buru Energy Ltd (Buru Energy) is an oil and gas explorer. The company involves in the oil and gas exploration and production in the Canning Basin in northwest of Western Australia. The company holds interests in the portfolio of the petroleum exploration permit. Buru Energy focusses in the development and production of oil in Ungani conventional oilfield, which is located in exploration permit in the onshore Canning Superbasin. The company’s gas segment is focusses in the exploration of gas concentrated in the Valhalla, Asgard and Yulleroo areas. The company operates in Australia. Buru Energy is headquartered in West Perth, Western Australia, Australia.

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This content was updated on 7 February 2024

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