East Belumut Oil Field

Summary Information

  • Operator: Newfield
  • Country: Malaysia
  • Location: PM 323
  • Production start: 2008
  • Partners:
  • Type: Oil / Gas
  • Estimated Reserves:
  • Production Volume:


  • East Belumut is located approximately 160 miles offshore Peninsular Malaysia in 240 feet of water.
  • The field is producing approximately 20,000 barrels of oil per day gross
  • Crude is exported via a 10” pipeline to the Tinggi - A Platform


  • MMCOG:
    • Provision of Engineering Design for Equipment and System Enhancement for East Belumut - A Platform
    • Provision of Engineering Services for Topside Modifications
    • Provision for Front End Engineering Design Services
  • THHE: East Belumut A CPP TOPSIDE
  • Seaway Heavy Lifting: Installation of East Belumut-A Deck and LQ module


  • 2005 - Profit sharing contract signed
  • 2008 - First oil produced
  • 2010 - Pipeline damaged in an accident
  • 2013 - Sapurakencana acquires the field



  1. MMCOG Platform References
  2. Seaway Heavy Lifting Oil And Gas References
  3. TH Heavy Engineering Platform References
  4. FoundOcean Subsea References
  5. Newfield Signs Production Sharing Contract on PM 323 Offshore Malaysia
  6. Newfield Commences Production From New Development Offshore Malaysia
  7. Newfield Exploration Reports Pipeline Damage Offshore Malaysia
  8. Sapurakencana Petroleum Berhad Signs Share Purchase Agreement With Newfield Exploration Company

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