SapuraKencana Petroleum reported May 31 that it had discovered gas in a three-well 2015 drilling campaign in production sharing contract (PSC) SK408 offshore Sarawak in Malaysia. The Jerun-1 well, which is 3.1 miles north of the 2014 Bakong discovery, is a multi-Tcf discovery with an interpreted gross gas column of approximately 2,625 ft in the primary target reservoir. The Jeremin-1 well encountered a gross gas column of 341 ft, and the Putat-1 prospect was a dry hole. SapuraKencana is the exploration operator with a 40% working interest in the PSC. Petronas Carigali and Shell each hold 30% interests.
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