Pluto

Processing of Pluto gas starts at North West Shelf

Woodside has commenced processing gas from the offshore Pluto fields ahead of schedule at the North West Shelf Project’s (NWS) Karratha Gas Plant (KGP). This follows the company’s announcement made on 31 March 2022 confirming the accelerated production of Pluto gas to the start-up of the Pluto-KGP Interconnector. The interconnector is a 3.2-kilometre pipeline, constructed …
Baker Hughes

Simonelli: Baker Hughes makes a difference to reduce emissions

Baker Hughes has announced it will provide the turbomachinery equipment for the Santos-operated Moomba carbon capture and storage (CCS) project in Australia’s onshore Cooper Basin. The project includes a gas processing plant and plans to store 1.7 million tonnes of carbon dioxide per year in depleted natural gas reservoirs, potentially reaching 20 million tpa of …
Scarborough Woodside

Woodside assures investors Scarborough is on track

Woodside Energy is undeterred by concerns from investors regarding its $16.2 billion Scarborough project in the Pilbara, Western Australia. Despite claims that the project has unresolved legal challenges, a spokesperson for Woodside told The Market Herald that all the primary environmental approvals from the Commonwealth and WA government are in place to support a final …
Bowen Basin Pipeline

APA secures gas transportation service with Senex

APA Group has reached agreement on a new gas transportation service with Senex Energy for the delivery of gas through APA’s Wallumbilla Gas Hub, South West Queensland Pipeline and Carpentaria Gas Pipeline to APA’s Diamantina Power Station in Mount Isa. The gas transportation service, which will commence on January 1, 2022, reinforces the critical role …
APA Group

WA Gov backs APA hydrogen pipeline

APA Group has received a $300,000 boost for its world-leading hydrogen research in Western Australia. The company’s research proposes to test the ability of 43-kilometres of Parmelia Gas Pipeline to carry up to 100 per cent hydrogen. Following promising results from the first phase of testing, the WA Government has awarded funding for the project under …
Gorgon and Jansz feed gas pipeline

NOPSEMA assesses Gorgon, Jansz pipeline

The national petroleum regulator is assessing Chevron Australia’s environment plan for the activities associated with the commissioning, start-up and operation of the Gorgon and Jansz feed gas pipeline and wells offshore WA. Outlined in its environment plan to NOPSEMA, the Jansz–Io gas fields are located within production licenses WA36L, WA39L and WA40L 200 km off …

New study to unlock potential of Bowen Basin

KPMG, in partnership with GHD and Netherland, Swell & Associates, have been contracted by the Queensland Government to deliver a concept study for a gas pipeline to unlock the Bowen Basin. Resources Minister Scott Stewart said the initial concept phase of the $5 million Bowen Basin pipeline study is underway and would investigate potential pipeline …

Santos locks in Nacap for pipeline contract

Nacap has been awarded the Barrolka to Durham Downs replacement pipeline project by Santos, located in Queensland.  The company has been contracted to deliver the project which involves 2 km of DN200 steel gas pipeline plus associated end of line facilities in southwest Queensland.   Nacap is excited and looks forward to delivering this project safely and …

Kalium commissions Beyondie gas power station

Kalium Lakes has reached a milestone at the Beyondie sulphate of potash project in Western Australia with the commissioning and performance testing of the gas power station. The company reported that it has completed the commissioning of the Beyondie SOP project’s 7.5MW power station. Following on-site performance testing, each of the three 2.5MW gas engines …