Palm Valley is a producing conventional gas field located onshore Australia and is operated by Central Petroleum . The field is located in block OL 3.

An expansion project is associated with the Palm Valley, namely Palm Valley Development . This project is currently in the feasibility stage.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Central Petroleum and OG Oil & Gas.

Production from Palm Valley

The Palm Valley conventional gas field recovered 96.22% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 1991. The peak production was approximately 25 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2047.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 1.11 Mmboe, comprised of 6.63 bcf of natural gas reserves.

Contractors involved in the Palm Valley conventional gas field

Some of the key contractors involved in the Palm Valley project as follows.

Other Contractors: Ensign Australia, Netherland and Sewell & Associates

About Central Petroleum

Central Petroleum Ltd (CPL ) operates as an oil and gas company that offers exploration and development services. The company develops, produces, processes and markets hydrocarbons. It operates its oil and gas assets in Amadeus basin, Pedirka basin, Georgina basin, and Wiso basin. CPL’s Amadeus basin assets include Mereenie oil and gas field, Dingo gas field, Ooraminna field, North Mereenie block, Southern Amadeus basin, Surprise oil field, and Palm Valley gas field. The company has exploration permits such as EP(A) 130, EP 97, EP 93, EP 107, EP(A) 131, and EP(A) 77 in Pedirka basin. It also provides advisory services on oil and gas projects in central Australia. CPL is headquartered in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.


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