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Lyn Downing and Debbie Harding (both Techserve) (L-R) Mastermyne CEO and RIN Chair, Tony Caruso, was honoured on the night with the Tony Britton award for outstanding dedication and enthusiasm to the resource services sector. He was presented with the award by the late Tony Brit. Stephen Bowers, Avenues of Highfields (L-R) Ian Gray, Annetta Gray (G&S Engineering), Phil Geach and Elle Geach (Werner Engineering). Suzanne Brown and Scott McSwann (McKays Solicitors) (L-R) Peter Shaw, Deirdre Schill, Jason Sharam, Joanne Sharam, Charmaine Ivey-Nemitz and Chris Nemitz (Linked Group Services) Aboutusgeneric_1 (L-R) Chrissy Joll, Tracey Cuttriss-Smith, Kimberley Lehto-Head and Kristy Marks (Local Buying Foundation) Greg Byrne, Downing; Ian Reed, QNP mine (L-R) Annabel Dolphin (Miles Dolphin Consulting Group), Vivienne Gayton (Mastermyne) and Holly Moore (Miles Dolphin Consulting Group). Ray Fairweather csg Aboutusgeneric_2 (L-R) Frank Gilbert, Raj Guruswamy (Adani), Julianne Gilbert MP (Member for Mackay) and Garry Scanlan (Greater Whitsunday Alliance).
Lyn Downing and Debbie Harding (both Techserve) (L-R) Mastermyne CEO and RIN Chair, Tony Caruso, was honoured on the night with the Tony Britton award for outstanding dedication and enthusiasm to the resource services sector. He was presented with the award by the late Tony Brit. Stephen Bowers, Avenues of Highfields (L-R) Ian Gray, Annetta Gray (G&S Engineering), Phil Geach and Elle Geach (Werner Engineering). Suzanne Brown and Scott McSwann (McKays Solicitors) (L-R) Peter Shaw, Deirdre Schill, Jason Sharam, Joanne Sharam, Charmaine Ivey-Nemitz and Chris Nemitz (Linked Group Services) Aboutusgeneric_1 (L-R) Chrissy Joll, Tracey Cuttriss-Smith, Kimberley Lehto-Head and Kristy Marks (Local Buying Foundation) Greg Byrne, Downing; Ian Reed, QNP mine (L-R) Annabel Dolphin (Miles Dolphin Consulting Group), Vivienne Gayton (Mastermyne) and Holly Moore (Miles Dolphin Consulting Group). Ray Fairweather csg

Shot in the arm for Roma
First new Queensland CSG announcement in years
Wednesday 01 February 2017  

The Western Surat Gas Project (WSGP) moved a step closer today, after global investment firm EIG announced it will inject around $55 million into local gas company Senex to help them develop the resource.

The WSGP is located around 30 kilometres north of Roma, and would - if built - see the development of around 1000 gas wells over thirty years, across a nine hundred square kilometre area.

However, it's anticipated no more than 300 wells would be sunk in the first five years of the project with gas generated compressed and piped into the east coast gas network - and most likely exported out of Gladstone.

The investment represents the first major new investment in Australia’s CSG industry in nearly five years, and follows hot on the heel of improving oil and gas prices following the sharp declines witnessed between 2014 and 2016.

In announcing the investment, Senex Managing Director and CEO Ian Davies said that the transactions would provide the strength and momentum to develop its significant upstream positions in the Surat and Cooper Basins.

“We know the Western Surat Gas Project is a great asset, given our understanding of the subsurface and our ability to operate safely and at low cost,” he said.

“EIG is a respected global energy investor and their support shows they also see the opportunity for Senex to build a significant east coast gas business.

Back in 2015 Senex sold off part of the Western Surat Gas Project to Gladstone based gas exporter Santos GLNG for around $42 million.

They also signed a binding 20-year gas supply agreement that would see them supply the Gladstone GLNG gas processing facility with raw gas for export.

Santos GLNG exported its first LNG from Gladstone Harbour in late 2015.

 

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