INPEX obtains block offshore Western Australia

INPEX Browse E&P has secured a new exploration permit off the northern coast of Western Australia, under Australia’s 2017 Offshore Petroleum Exploration Acreage Release.

WA-533-P block offshore Western Australia
WA-533-P block offshore Western Australia

Offshore staff

TOKYOINPEX Browse E&P has secured a new exploration permit off the northern coast of Western Australia, under Australia’s 2017 Offshore Petroleum Exploration Acreage Release.

The company will operate the 12,402-sq km (4,788-sq mi) WA-533-P block with a 100% interest. Water depths range from 50-600 m (164-1,968 ft).

This is an offshore extension of the onshore Canning basin where numerous oil and gas fields have been discovered.INPEX is expecting to find oil.

03/19/2018

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