West Patricia Oil And Gas Field

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Summary Information

  • Operator: Murphy Oil
  • Country: Malaysia
  • Location: 40 km offshore Bintulu, Sarawak
  • Production start: 2003
  • Partners:
  • Type: Oil & Gas
  • Estimated Reserves:
  • Production Volume:


  • The WP-PA platform is an unmanned platform (with limited planned day trips), and supported by a four (4) legged jacket
  • All crude oil produced from the West Patricia field is marketed under the name “Kidurong crude oil”
  • The crude from the Sarawak Oil Project flows through subsea tie backs to the West Patricia platform


  • MMC: Detailed and Engineering Services (WP-PA Topsides & Facilities)
  • HL Engineering: Platform Construction
  • Icon Engineering: WP-PA Topsides Installation


  • 2001 - West Patricia Oil And Gas Field discovered
  • 2002 - Development launched following last appraisal drilling
  • 2003 - Production started



  1. International Protective Coatings Platform References
  2. Icon Engineering Platform References
  3. Detailed and Engineering Services (WP-PA Topsides & Facilities) for Murphy’s West Patricia development Project
  4. Murphy Oil Announces Shallow-Water Malaysia Development
  5. Murphy Oil Announces First Production In Malaysia
  6. Murphy Oil Announces Drilling Success in Malaysia

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