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2015-2017

2015-2017

PETRONAS pays tribute, and bids a fond farewell to Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Shamsul Azhar Abbas, the outgoing President & Group Chief Executive Officer and welcomes Datuk Wan Zulkiflee Wan Ariffin as his successor–a long-serving member of the PETRONAS family.

2015-2017

PETRONAS reached a significant milestone in its upstream gambal oil or barrel operations in Indonesia with the first oil achieved from the Bukit Tua field in May 2015. The field is expected to produce 3,700 barrels of oil per day (bopd) and 2 million standard cubic feet of gas per day (mmscfd) in its initial production stage.

2015-2017

The President of Yuchai Group, Mr Yan Ping, together with the Group Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer of PETRONAS Lubricants International, Mr Amir Hamzah Azizan launched the Guangxi Nanning Yuchai PETRONAS Lube Co, Ltd Research & Development Centre (R&D) in 2015 with the unveiling of a plaque at the site.

2015-2017

The official steel cutting of its second floating liquefied natural gas facility, the PETRONAS Floating LNG2 (PFLNG2) on 11 June 2015 at the Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) Shipyard in Geoje Island, South Korea.

2015-2017

The official keel-laying of its second floating liquefied natural gas facility, the PETRONAS Floating LNG2 (PFLNG2) at the Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) Shipyard in Geoje Island, South Korea. The facility will make possible the liquefaction, production and offloading processing of natural gas in the Rotan field, 130 kilometers offshore Sabah with a capacity of 1.5 mtpa.

2015-2017

The MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS Formula One™ Team once again clinched the Constructor‘s Championship title. The win highlighted PETRONAS’ commitment in producing an intelligent approach to fluid requirements, maximising performance and ensuring the team’s continued success along the season.

2015-2017

Gerard De Rooy, captain of the PETRONAS De Rooy Iveco team, won the 2016 Dakar Rally on 22 January 2016 of what is recognised in the world as the most demanding off-road racing event. The Dutch driver with his green Iveco Powerstar truck powered by PETRONAS Urania engine oil and PETRONAS functional fluids was the first to cross the finish line with 1 hour 15 minutes 27 seconds ahead of Mardeev, the Russian driver of Kamaz Team.

2015-2017

PETRONAS’ first floating liquefied natural gas (LNG) facility officially received its name, marking another milestone for Malaysia’s national oil and gas corporation in the global LNG business arena. The PFLNG SATU was named at a ceremony held by PETRONAS on 4 March 2016, together with our strategic partners Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering Co Ltd (DSME) and Technip, at the DSME shipyard in Okpo, South Korea.

2015-2017

PETRONAS, through innovation, has persistently challenged industry norms in seeking solutions to stay ahead of our peers. On 23 March 2016, PETRONAS pushed through with the commercialisation of two new technologies. Taking place at the Offshore Technology Conference Asia (OTCA) 2016, a commercialisation agreement on ProAssure™ Clamp and intelligent Circulation While Drilling (iCWD™) was signed between PETRONAS Technology Ventures Sdn Bhd and its partners.

2015-2017

PETRONAS marked another construction milestone for its second FLNG facility with the official launch of the hull at Samsung Heavy Industries(SHI) shipyard in Geoje Island, South Korea on 30 April 2016.

2015-2017

PFLNG SATU set sail for the Kanowit gas field, offshore Sarawak, on 14 May 2016 making its historic 2,120 nautical mile journey to Malaysia. At 365-metre-long and with a dry weight of 132,000 tonnes, PFLNG SATU was towed from the Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering Co Ltd (DSME) shipyard in Okpo, South Korea for the offshore phase of the project.

2015-2017

After an eight-day journey from the Hyundai Mipo Dockyard in South Korea, the tallest and heaviest propylene fractionator process column for Pengerang Integrated Complex’s (PIC) steam cracker facility arrived at the Material Offloading Facility (MOLF) port in Tanjung Setapa, Johor on 25 June 2016. The vessel also carried a smaller-scale propylene fractionator and an ethylene fractionator. All three process columns are part of the main structures for PIC’s steam cracker complex.

2015-2017

Projek Air Mentah (PAMER) is one of six associated facilities at PIC which will support the complex’s overall development, slated to achieve successful start-up in the first quarter of 2019. It commenced raw water supply from the Seluyut dam to Johor State’s Sungai Lebam reservoir since March 2016 and started supplying to the PIC in Pengerang in the fourth quarter of 2016.

2015-2017

PETRONAS and MISC Berhad (MISC) celebrated the successful delivery of the LNG Carrier SS Seri Camellia, the first in a series of five MOSS-type LNG carriers ordered from Hyundai Heavy Industries Co Ltd, to commence its 15-year charter with PETRONAS LNG.

2015-2017

Qatargas and PETRONAS ink New 5-year LNG Sale and Purchase Agreement. Under the new terms, Qatargas will deliver 1.1 mtpa of LNG to PETRONAS LNG UK LTD (PLUK) until 31 December 2023, an extension of its current contract, which is due to expire on 31 December 2018. The extension of the agreement proves the value of a long-term LNG business relationship for both PETRONAS and Qatargas Tiga.

2015-2017

The dying coral reefs around the 12,200 ha Sibuti Reef Complex within the 186,930 ha Miri-Sibuti Coral Reefs National Park in northern Sarawak, Malaysia was given a new lease of life, thanks to the five-year collaborative effort between PETRONAS and Sarawak Forestry Corporation (SFC).

2015-2017

The commemoration of the maiden cargo of Train 9 was held at Berth 2 of the PETRONAS LNG Complex (PLC) with the shareholders of PETRONAS LNG 9 Sdn Bhd. With it coming on stream, PLC’s production capacity is increased to approximately 30 million tonnes of LNG per annum.

2015-2017

PFLNG SATU achieved its first gas milestone from the Kanowit gas field, offshore Sarawak. The introduction of gas from the KAKG-A central processing platform at the field ignited the PFLNG SATU flare tower at the height of 130 metres, proving the technological aspirations of PETRONAS to unlock gas reserves in Malaysia’s remote and stranded gas fields.

2015-2017

PETRONAS was awarded deepwater Block 4 and Block 5 in the Gulf of Mexico‘s Salina Basin on 9 December 2016 following Mexico’s first ever auction of its deepwater exploration areas. PETRONAS Mexico will be the operator of Block 4. Block 5 was awarded to a consortium led by Murphy Sur, S. de R.L. de C.V. with partners PETRONAS Mexico, Ophir Energy, and Sierra Offshore Exploration.

2015-2017

The Malikai field located 100 kilometres offshore Sabah achieved its first oil production. The field is part of the Deepwater Block G where oil was discovered in 2004. It is the fourth deepwater project successfully implemented in Malaysia after the Kikeh, Siakap-North Petai, and Gumusut-Kakap fields.

2015-2017

PETRONAS and Saudi Aramco signed Share Purchase Agreement (SPA) on 28 February 2017 for equity participation in the PETRONAS Refinery and Petrochemical Integrated Development (RAPID) project.