Tangguh is a producing conventional gas field located in shallow water in Indonesia and is operated by BP Berau. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block Muturi, Berau, and Wiriagar, with water depth of 197 feet. Buy the profile here.

Two expansion projects are associated with the Tangguh conventional gas field, namely the Tangguh Expansion and the Ubadari Development. The expansion projects are currently in the construction and approval stage, targeting start-up during 2023 – 2026.

Field participation details

The field is owned by BP, China National Offshore Oil, Inpex, Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National, JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration, Mitsubishi, Mitsui, Sojitz and Sumitomo.

Production from Tangguh

The Tangguh conventional gas field recovered 25.46% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production expected in 2023. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2075. The field currently accounts for approximately 10% of the country’s daily output.

Contractors involved in the Tangguh conventional gas field

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

Design/FEED Engineering: Chiyoda

Main EPC: Eni and McConnell Dowell

Other Contractors: The Techint Group, Erne Fittings, Inox Tech, PT EJJV Engineering Indonesia and SB Submarine Systems

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This content was updated on 21 July 2023

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