Basin Review

Exxonmobil considering LNG imports


ExxonMobil is the latest player to consider LNG imports to Australia’s east coast to help alleviate an expected gas shortage in 2021.

The Barossa-Caldita Joint Venture has made progress on the front end engineering and design (FEED) phase of the Barossa offshore project with the award of three major engineering contracts.

Chevron Australia has begun LNG production from the second train at the Wheatstone Project, located 12 km west of Onslow in Western Australia.

Western Australia Premier Mark McGowan has called for gas from the offshore Browse and Scarborough gas fields to be processed onshore.

Sole-3 reservoir complete


Cooper Energy has drilled the Sole-3 gas well to a total depth (TD) and intersected the reservoir, recording gas observations consistent with pre-drill expectations.

Gorgon modifications complete


Chevron has safely completed modifications on its Gorgon LNG Project Train 2, which was shut down in early May.

Expansion works have commenced at Lochard Energy’s Iona Gas Plant in Port Campbell, Victoria, which will enable underground gas storage at the plant.

Queensland’s $56 billion resource industry continues to outperform other states in exploration activity, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics.

Quadrant Energy and Carnarvon Petroleum have commenced drilling at the Dorado-1 well in WA-437-P in the Roebuck Basin, offshore Western Australia.

Key to LNG success in Australia is collaboration: John Anderson


Asia Pacific’s dizzying levels of growth are expected to fuel Australia’s LNG sector but collaboration is crucial if gas exploration and production companies in Australia are to capitalise on the...

Unlock the gate? A special look at a divided state


Victoria is a state divided. Divided over what can only be described as speculation over the risk of onshore gas development.

Within striking distance


Fresh from revealing Strike Energy’s strategy focused on a cost-effective, significant unconventional gas resource and an impressive Q4 results announcement, David Wrench, MD of Strike Energy tells Gas Today’s Eddie...

NATA-accredited lab delivers calibration services to Surat Basin


For the first time, the Surat Basin's CSG, mining, power generation and specialised service industries have immediate access to a locally based NATA-accredited calibration laboratory.

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