INPEX's eternal flame in Indonesian Arafura Sea

AuthorsJaap de Wilde
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 99
DateApr 26, 2010
Reading time3 minutes

During drilling of the first exploration well in 2000, the Japanese operator INPEX discovered a large gas accumulation in the Masela block in the Indonesian Arafura Sea. Subsequent drillings in 2002 confirmed that the gas find could warrant commercial development, including Liquefied Natural Gas possibilities.

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