Offshore Sabah Appraisal Hits 134 m Of Oil Bearing Sands

Drilling Activity Details

Locations

Malaysia

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Well Name
#2-Limbayong
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Drilling Activity Summary

Description

Petronas announced an offshore Sabah, Malaysia, oil discovery. Exploration well #2-Limbayong is part of the Block J and G appraisal drilling program on the Limbayong gas field in the Sabah sector of the South China Sea. The appraisal well hit 136 m of oil-bearing sands: additional appraisal work is planned to determine the recoverable volume. Shell Malaysia is the operator of Blocks J and G and #2-Limbayong with 35% interest, in partnership with ConocoPhillips, 35%, and Petronas Carigali, 30%.