Yearly Archives: 2007


Biliton Block, Indonesia

December 31st, 2007|Indonesia|

Mitra Energy Limited holds a 5% interest in the Biliton Block, Indonesia, where the first of two exploration wells has just been completed. The operator of the Block, Serica Energy plc, today announced that the GSF 136 drilling rig, on location in the Biliton Block in the Java Sea, Indonesia, has completed operations on the Batara [...]

Offshore Blocks 28 & 29/03

October 9th, 2007|Vietnam|

Mitra Energy Limited (MEL) is pleased to announce that on the 9th October 2007, it signed a Production Sharing Contract (PSC) with PetroVietnam (PVN) for offshore Blocks 28 & 29/03.  The blocks are located in the Western Nam Con Son basin, offshore Vietnam, covering an area of 12,989 square kilometres in water depths of approximately 50 [...]

Thailand’s 20th Bidding Round

September 18th, 2007|Thailand|

Mitra Energy Limited submitted 100% bids for onshore blocks L45/50 on the 15th August 2007 (second submission) and L46/50 on the 17th September 2007 (third submission) in Thailand's 20th Bidding Round.

Mitra Energy Limited Completes Landmark Philippines SC56 3D Seismic Programme in June, 2007

June 12th, 2007|Philippines|

Mitra Energy Limited (MEL) announced it had completed the largest proprietary 3D seismic data acquisition programme in the Philippines. Mitra Energy (SC56 Philippines) Limited is currently the sole owner/operator of Block SC56 pending DOE approval for ExxonMobil, who have farmed-in as an equal partner. This latest seismic programme in the second phase of exploration of the [...]

Largest Proprietary 3D Seismic Survey in the Philippines

May 8th, 2007|Philippines|

 Block SC56 The Western’s flagship seismic vessel, the Eagle, is currently in the Sulu Sea acquiring the Republic of Philippines’ largest proprietary 3D seismic survey. The 1760 square kilometre 3D seismic survey is in Block SC56 of the Sandakan Basin, and follows the 2265 line kilometres of 2D seismic data acquired late last year. The Eagle [...]

Kuala Lumpur

January 25th, 2007|Indonesia|

Mitra Energy Limited is pleased to announce the signing of the production sharing contract for the Sibaru concession, East Java Sea, Republic of Indonesia with the PEARL Energy Limited (PEARL). Mitra Energy (Indonesia Sibaru) Ltd. will operate the Sibaru PSC on behalf of the joint venture and holds 60% equity. PEARLOIL (Sandstone), a subsidiary of PEARL, [...]