WorldOil Schlumberger completes multi-purpose vessel seismic acquisition survey in Malaysia Schlumberger has announced that WesternGeco has completed a hybrid seismic acquisition survey using their newly deployed multi-purpose vessel (MPV)—a first in the industry. If Petronas can't beat U.S. LNG suppliers, it may join them Malaysia’s Petroliam Nasional Bhd has pulled the plug on its $27-billion plan to ship liquefied natural gas from Canada’s west coast to Asia, losing out to U.S. suppliers who got to market first. Well, if it can’t beat them, it may still join them. AOGC 2017 kicks off in Kuala Lumpur, as oil and gas industry embraces new reality The 19th edition of the Asia Oil and Gas Conference (AOGC 2017) started today in Kuala Lumpur, where more than 1,300 delegates have converged at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre to discuss issues and gain invaluable insights on the new reality of the oil and gas industry. Bell Geospace introduces Malaysian multi-client FTG program The multi-client FTG Program includes airborne 3D Full Tensor Gradiometry (FTG) and magnetic survey data that will be undertaken over offshore Peninsular Malaysia, Sarawak and Sabah. ICON Engineering and ENRA Group form JV for Asian wellhead platforms, marginal facility developments ICON Engineering Pty Ltd, headquartered in Perth, and Malaysian-based ENRA Group Berhad have announced the formation of a jointly owned incorporated Joint Venture, ENRA ICON Sdn Bhd, based in Kuala Lumpur, to target undeveloped Asian oil and gas fields using ICON’s range of minimal facility, wellhead platforms and self-installing production facilities. Wood Group secures new contract with Hess in Malaysia Wood Group has been awarded a five-year contract with Hess Exploration and Production Malaysia. Petronas' PFLNG SATU reaches first gas milestone, offshore Sarawak PETRONAS’ first floating liquefied natural gas facility, PFLNG SATU moored by SOFEC, Inc.’s external turret has achieved an industry breakthrough with the successful production of its first drop of LNG from Kanowit gas field, offshore Sarawak on Dec. 5, 2016. Petronas reports 20,000 bopd production cut as of January Petronas will make a voluntary adjustment to Malaysia’s crude oil production as of January, the Kuala Lumpur-based company said Wednesday. Shell starts oil production from Malikai deepwater platform in Malaysia Shell has started oil production from the Malikai tension leg platform (TLP), located 100-km off the coast of the Malaysian state of Sabah. Located in waters up to 500 m deep, Malikai is Shell’s second deepwater project in Malaysia, following the successful start-up of the Gumusut-Kakap platform in 2014. Malikai is expected to have a peak production of 60,000 bopd. As the company’s first TLP in the country, Malikai is an example of the strength of Shell’s global deepwater business, applying TLP expertise from decades of operations in the U.S. GOM. PFLNG Satu produces first LNG offshore Sarawak Petronas’ first floating liquefied natural gas facility, PFLNG SATU, achieved an industry breakthrough on Dec. 5 with the successful production of its first drop of LNG from Kanowit gas field, offshore Sarawak.