Kuala Lumpur: Petronas has announced new gas discoveries in three of its upstream ventures in Malaysia, Indonesia and Australia.
The first discovery was via the Pegaga-1 well in Block SK320, offshore Sarawak, which is operated by Mubadala Petroleum through a Malaysian affiliate.
In Indonesia, PetroChina, the operator of and Petronas' partner in the onshore Jabung Block in Sumatra, has made a gas discovery through the NEB Base-1 well.
In Australia, the Evans Shoal North-1 appraisal well in the Evans Shoal gas field in the Timor Sea has been successfully drilled to the target depth of 3,955m. [01/11/13]