Basin Review Carnarvon Basin

McGowan: bring gas onshore

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

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

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

Woodside CEO Peter Coleman has told the companies interested in the proposed Trans Carnarvon Trunkline that the time to talk has passed, saying a deal has to be reached sooner rather than later.

Wood signs Gorgon deal extension

Wood has extended its framework agreement with Chevron Australia to provide master contractor services to the Gorgon Stage Two development.

PRRT used as a bargaining chip

The Petroleum Rent Resource Tax (PRRT) is being used as bargaining chip should One Nation backtrack on its support for company tax cuts, according to the

The Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association (APPEA) Conference in Adelaide has heard what benefits that a large diameter pipeline link between the major LNG projects in the Carnarvon Basin could bring the industry.

The Equus Gas Project has moved to the next phase of development, with operator Western Gas now seeking a partner for the project.

Chevron will idle the second production unit at its Gorgon LNG project in May to carry out modifications already implemented at the other two units, according to Reuters.

Australia’s gas exploration and production opportunities

With international LNG exports and domestic consumption increasing the demand for Australian gas, significant opportunities exist for the local sector. Gas Today takes a look at what will be driving...

Acreage release boosts economy

Over 200,000 sq km of exploration acreage was released by the Australian Government at the Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association Conference in Perth in April 2011.

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