Jambi Merang Development Gas Production Facilities is located Musi Banyuasin Distric, South SumatraProvince, Indonesia. Production operated by Joint Operating Body (JOB) Pertamina Talisman Jambi Merang. These facilities are built to produce 120 BBTU gas and 13.500 barrel/day Natural Gas Liquid (NGL) from production wells in Pulau Gading and Sungai Kenawang Area.
This project gives economic impact to the region society specifically by providing fuel gas for the electricity requirement. The power availability is one of the important stimuli for economic growth. It also develops the local society trough opening of new employments for various positions during project execution and after project handover. The operator of the plant is recruited from regional area their capability to operate the plant safely is improved via training program.
Jambi Merang Project execution has won some awards from the Government of Indonesia, Asia Pacific and World Level, they are :
- IAMPI Award (Ikatan Ahli Manajemen Proyek Indonesia) on December 3rd, 2011.
- The APFPM Award (The Asia Pacific Federation of Project Management) in Hongkong, on March 17th, 2012.
- Best Project Excellence in Mega Sized Projects for EPC Jambi Merang Development Gas Production & Facilities. 26th IPMA World Congress, 29 – 31 Oct. 2012, In Greece, On October 31st, 2013.