Makassar Strait

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Makassar Strait

A strait between Borneo and Sulawesi connecting the Java Sea with the Celebes Sea.


(or Macas′sar) Strait′

a strait between Borneo and Sulawesi.
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Working interest in the Makassar Strait PSC is 50 percent Mobil and 50 percent Unocal, the operator of the block.
In 2000, the company spent $155 million to acquire the interests of Exxon Mobil affiliates in the Makassar Strait and Rapak production-sharing contract areas in Indonesia and $161 million to purchase the publicly held stock of Northrock Resources, Inc.
The licences will consist of six prime Makassar Strait blocks, six Arafura Sea blocks off southern Irian Jaya, Nila and Anambas working areas in the Natuna Sea, Biga and Segaf in the Seram Sea, Polewali and Enrekang in South Sulawesi, and Bangkanai, Tigau and Mentana in Kalimantan.
Unocal and its subsidiaries were the operators of the East Kalimantan, Ganal, Sesulu, Rapak and Makassar Strait gasfields, the release said.
Unocal, through various subsidiaries, is operator of the East Kalimantan, Ganal, Sesulu, Rapak and Makassar Strait PSCs.
The company found the Berukang offshore field in early 1995 in the Makassar Strait some 7 km north-east of the Serang field.
The Gendalo-1 pay is approximately the same age as that found in the West Seno oil and gas field, 90 miles to the north on the Makassar Strait PSC.
The approved Plans of Development (POD) follow Pertamina's declaration of commerciality for the Makassar Strait production-sharing contract (PSC) area.
Well Name Rig Water Well Pay Remarks And PSC Days Depth Depth Thickness Feet Feet West Seno #4 Makassar Strait 45 3,101 9,800 398 feet 3 DSTs Combined
In addition, the first well on the Janaka prospect, located 10 miles (16 kilometers) south of the Seno structure in the Makassar Strait production-sharing contract (PSC) area, encountered 39 feet of confirmed oil and gas pay and 54 feet of probable pay.
West Seno, located in the Makassar Strait production sharing contract (PSC) area, was discovered by Unocal in 1998.
TGS-NOPEC Geophysical Company has commenced the acquisition of a new non-exclusive 2D survey in waters of Indonesia's Makassar Strait, South East Asia.