MOSCOW, September 5 – PRIME. Anglo-Dutch energy Shell is investing in the development of the Rosmari-Marjoram gas field off the coast of Malaysia, according to a company press release.
Sarawak Shell Berhad (SSB) (80%, operator), a subsidiary of Shell plc, together with Petronas Carigali Sdn Bhd (20%), have made a final investment decision (FID) to develop the Rosmari-Marjoram gas project.
The field is designed to produce 800 million standard cubic feet of gas per day. Gas production is expected to start in 2026.
The company specifies that the Rosmari-Marjoram fields are located 220 kilometers off the coast of Bintulu, Sarawak, Malaysia, and will be powered by renewable energy sources that use solar power for the offshore platform.
The release also states that the development of this field is one of the strategic projects to ensure a stable supply of the Petronas LNG liquefied natural gas plant. The project includes a remotely operated offshore platform and an onshore plant with infrastructure that includes one of the longest offshore gas pipelines in the world, stretching over 200 kilometers.
Shell is a British-Dutch oil and gas concern engaged in the extraction, processing and marketing of hydrocarbons in more than 70 countries. The headquarters are located in The Hague, the Netherlands.