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  • 19 December 2012

    Salamander Energy plc announces that first production of crude oil from the Bualuang Bravo platform, in the Gulf of Thailand, occurred on 14th December 2012. Salamander has a 100% operated interest in the Bualuang field. The maiden well drilled from the Bualuang Bravo platform, the BB-04H horizontal well, was drilled and completed with the Atwood […]

  • 19 February 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Salamander Energy repaired the damaged risers at the Bualuang field and production has resumed. Production from the Bualuang oil field had been temporarily shut in due to damage inflicted on the risers during bad weather in January. The Company also informed that it has reached an agreement for a new, two year sales contract for […]

  • 14 January 2015

    Malaysia’s Sona Petroleum has informed it will not proceed with the previously announced agreement with Salamander to acquire a share in Salamander’s Bualuang field offshore Thailand. Both, Sona and Salamander have issued statements saying that they intend to terminate by mutual agreement the sale and purchase agreement signed in 2014, in respect of an effective […]

  • 27 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Salamander Energy provides the following update on repairs at the Bualuang oil field. On 8th January the company announced that, due to damage incurred to the risers during bad weather, production from the Bualuang oil field had been temporarily shut in. Since this date, a full inspection has been completed by divers and replacement riser […]

  • 20 September 2012
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Salamander Energy plc announces that the Atwood Mako jack up rig (the “Mako”) has arrived on location and commenced development drilling from the Bualuang Alpha platform on the Group’s B8/38 licence in the Gulf of Thailand. The Mako is on long term contract, and will initially complete a short development drilling programme on the Bualuang […]

  • 22 October 2012
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Salamander Energy plc announces the start of its exploration campaign in the Greater Bualuang area, offshore Gulf of Thailand. The B8/38-8 (NW-1) well is testing one of a number of fault terraces to the north west of the Bualuang oil field. Resource potential of 10 – 15 MMbo has been identified in a cluster of […]

  • 18 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    Salamander Energy plc announces the spud of the Bualuang Far East-1 (“FE-1”) exploration well in Block B8/38, Gulf of Thailand. The Bualuang Far East prospect is located approximately 7km to the northeast and up-dip of the Bualuang oil field. The FE-1 well will be drilled to a total vertical depth of 1,452 metres subsea. The […]

  • 25 October 2012
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Salamander provides an update on its operations in its operated block B8/38 in the Gulf of Thailand. Bravo Platform As previously reported, the Bualuang Bravo Platform (“Bravo”) construction has been completed to schedule and budget. The Bravo jacket has now commenced sail-away from the Thai Nippon Steel yard in Bangpakong, Thailand and is en-route to […]

  • 25 February 2011
    Business & Finance

      Salamander Energy plc announces a reserves upgrade to the Bualuang oil field and the commencement of its drilling programme in the B8/38 licence, Gulf of Thailand. Salamander is operator and holds a 100% interest in the B8/38 licence. Bualuang Field Reserves Upgrade Following analysis of the performance of the Bualuang field and modeling of […]

  • 13 February 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Salamander Energy has repaired the damaged risers, and resumed production from its Bualuang field. To remind, the production from the field, located in the Gulf of Thailand, was stopped after the Rubicon Vantage FPSO damaged the risers when it drifted into the exclusion zone designed to protect the production infrastructure. The accident occurred during bad […]

  • 17 May 2017
    Project & Tenders

    Oil and gas company Ophir Energy has sanctioned the fourth phase of the Bualuang field development in the Gulf of Thailand.  Ahead of its annual general meeting on Wednesday, Ophir said that a Final Investment Decision (FID) has been taken to start the fourth phase of the Bualuang development with a total investment forecast to be $145 million from […]

  • 5 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Salamander  has signed a non-binding HoA with SONA to sell an effective 40% working interest in both the B8/38 concession (containing the Bualuang Field) and the surrounding G4/50 concession for a total cash consideration of $280 million. Under the terms of the Transaction SONA will pay Salamander US$250 million for a 40% effective interest in […]

  • 21 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    Atwood Oceanics, Inc. has been awarded a twelve-month contract extension by Salamander Energy (Bualuang) Limited (“Salamander”) for the jackup Atwood Mako. The extension is priced at a day rate of $155,000 and begins September 9, 2013. The Atwood Mako commenced its initial twelve month drilling services contract with Salamander on September 9, 2012 for operations […]

  • 5 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Salamander has signed a non-binding HoA with SONA to sell an effective 40% working interest in both the B8/38 concession,containing the Bualuang Field in the Gulf of Thailand, and the surrounding G4/50 concession for a total cash consideration of US$280 million. SONA is a special purpose acquisition company (“SPAC”) listed on the Malaysian stock exchange formed by a group […]

  • 22 March 2012
    Business & Finance

    Salamander Energy plc,  an independent upstream oil and gas exploration and production company focused on on growth assets in and around three core areas: Greater Bualuang, Gulf of Thailand; North Kutei, Indonesia; and Greater Kerendan,  Indonesia,  has provided an update on its drilling programme in the Gulf of Thailand, one of its three core focus areas. B8/38 […]

  • 19 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Salamander Energy has announced that first oil has been received in the tanks of the newly converted Suksan Salamander Floating Storage and Offtake Vessel (“FSO”) at the Bualuang field in the Gulf of Thailand. This is the culmination of the planned upgrade to the field’s facilities which targets a reduction in operating costs of up […]

  • 26 March 2019
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Solstad Offshore has been awarded a contract by Ophir Thailand to perform the offshore installation of the Bualuang Charlie wellhead platform structure as part of the Bualuang Phase 4B development project. The project is located in the Gulf of Thailand and comprises the installation of a bridged-linked wellhead platform structure along with the retrofitting of […]

  • 11 December 2013
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Salamander Energy provides an update on drilling, development and production operations at the Bualuang oil field in the B8/38 concession, offshore Gulf of Thailand. Salamander has a 100% interest in, and is operator of, the Bualuang field. Facilities Installation The installation of the oil processing and power generating modules onto the Bualuang Bravo Platform has […]

  • 27 June 2011
    Business & Finance

    Salamander Energy plc today provides the following update on its current drilling activity in Thailand, including the announcement of a material oil discovery in the East Terrace prospect. B8/38 Licence (Salamander 100%, operator) The current drilling programme, using the Ocean Sovereign jack-up rig located on the Bualuang Wellhead Platform (“WHP”), includes three new horizontal production […]

  • 27 January 2014

    Salamander Energy has announced it expects production from the Bualuang oil field in the Gulf of Thailand to resume in early February. Production was stopped after a drifting FPSO damaged the risers at the field. Earlier this month, during bad weather conditions, the Rubicon Vantage FPSO drifted into the exclusion zone designed to protect the production […]

  • 26 March 2019
    Business & Finance

    Solstad Offshore has been awarded a contract by Ophir Energy to perform an offshore installation of the Bualuang Charlie wellhead platform structure as part of the Bualuang Phase 4B development project in Thailand. 

  • 3 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    Oil company Ophir Energy has chartered one of Vroon’s anchor handling tug supply (AHTS) vessels. According to data from VesselsValue, Ophir has hired the 2012-built VOS Atlas anchor handler owned by Vroon Offshore Services. The contract is for two years and it started on September 30, 2017. The deal is expected to end on September […]