An integrated player throughout the oil and natural gas value chain, we are committed to harnessing our resources for the sustainable progress of Sarawak. We will leverage our lean and rapidly growing team to deliver on our value creation strategy and footprint ambitions. Core to the way we build our business – Safety is priority #1, ethical business practices and sustainable, responsible growth.

Purpose
Harnessing our Resources for Sustainable Progress of Sarawak
 
Our Values
Integrity, Respect, Professional, Passionate

SARAWAK OIL & GAS

MILESTONES

1 January 2020

PETROS Gas initialised consolidation of the domestic gas business in Sarawak:

1. PETROS Gas is the operator of the Miri Gas Distribution System (MGDS) and Bintulu Gas Distribution System (BGDS) and seller of gas to existing industrial, commercial and residential customers in Miri and Bintulu, respectively

2. Sarawak Gas Distribution Sdn Bhd (SGDSB) is a wholly owned subsidiary of PETROS Gas. SGDSB owns and operates the piped natural gas grid that supplies domestic gas to over 25,000 households and 1,000 commercial businesses in Miri, Sarawak.

6 March 2018

Official Launch of PETROS

24 July 2017

Incorporation of Petroleum Sarawak Berhad (PETROS)

2016

World’s first Floating LNG facility by Petronas

1986

Shell Middle Distillate Synthesis, the world’s first Gas-to-liquid plant was incorporated and commenced operations in 1993

1980

ASEAN Bintulu Fertilizer was established in 1980 and commenced operations in 1985

1979

Bintulu Crude Oil Terminal was the first major industrial project to commence construction in Tanjung Kidurong

1978

Malaysia LNG Sdn Bhd (MLNG) was incorporated. MLNG’s first export cargo delivered in January 1983

1968

West Lutong delivered the first offshore oil production

1965

Miri became the first town with the piped gas system. In 1995, the Miri natural gas pipeline grid was privatised to Sarawak Gas Distribution Sdn Bhd (a wholly owned subsidiary of PETROS since 1 January 2020). Under SGDSB, pipe-laying expansion have brought some 25,000 households and 1,000 commercial businesses on-grid

1963

Discovery of Baram field, the first offshore field

1960

Exploration expanded from onshore to offshore with Orient Explorer as the first mobile drilling rig to be used. Shell pioneered the first single buoy mooring (SBM) system, first in the world

1914

Sarawak’s first oil refinery built by Shell at Tanjung Lobang, Miri. Subsequently moved to Lutong, Miri. A first submarine pipeline was laid in Miri, the first of its kind in the region. The 45,000 barrels per day designed capacity Lutong Oil Refinery operated until 2004

1910

First Oil discovery by Shell Oilfield Limited in Miri. Well No 1 known as Grand Old Lady is situated at the top of Canada Hill, Miri

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