Indonesian Energy, Jakarta.
PT Pertamina EP, a subsidiary of PT Pertamina (Persero) in the exploration and production of oil and gas which is the Cooperation Contract (PSC) under the auspices of the Task Force Special Upstream Oil and Gas (SKKMigas) to drill two wells new oil and gas in the beginning of the year this.
Nana Adul Manaf, Exploration and New Discovery Project Director of PT Pertamina EP, said the first well drilled is the exploration wells Puspa 03 or PPA-003 in the district of Muara Jambi, Jambi Province and the second well is a development well OGN-A5 in Ogan Ilir, South Sumatra Province were both drilled on January 1, 2017.
"Drilling activities at two locations is a manifestation of our commitment to support Indonesia's energy security. On the one hand through the drilling of exploration we are looking for oil and gas reserves, while the drilling of development to support the fulfillment of targets oil production of PT Pertamina EP amounted to 83 865 BOPD and gas amounted to 1,042 MMSCFD, "said Nana in between visits on-site drilling of Exploration Puspa 03, Sunday (1 / 1).
Nana explained that besides exploration drilling Puspa 03, in Jambi there is one more exploration well drilling in progress, ie the Well Point Setia 001 in Batang Hari, which began to be drilled from the date of October 19, 2016, with a target processing time of about four months.
"Exploratory drilling for 2016 was completed five wells, one well entered the stage of completion, and two wells are in the stages of drilling, including the Well Point Setia 01, with the realization of the findings of a reserve of 113 MMBOE or 103% above the target of 110 MMBOE.
While drilling targets for 2017, there were 7 exploration wells, which is spread over an area of Sumatra 4 wells, 2 wells and the Java area of Borneo area 1 Well ", said Nana.
Personal Mahagunabangsa, Production & Operations Director of PT Pertamina EP, when met at the location of drilling wells OGN A5, delivered for production operations strategy to face in 2017. This year, Pertamina EP targeted drilling of 54 development wells, Work Over 186 wells, Well Intervention many as 731 Well Service jobs and as many as 2899 jobs.
Rudianto Rimbono, Deputy Operations Control SKKMigas, the opportunity to review the location of drilling OGN A5, expressed appreciation to PT Pertamina EP that showed commitment in fulfilling national production target of 820,000 BOPD.
"I had the opportunity to follow the process trowel Well OGN-5 as the start of the drilling process PT Pertamina EP in 2017, I think it shows a real commitment in fulfilling national production target of 820,000 BOPD. Hopefully, this spirit can be kept until the end of 2017 and the targets set can be achieved ", said Rudianto.
Source: liputan6.com/January 01 ,2017