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  Official Announcement
             The Department of Energy, Philippines is pleased to announce the opening of the First Philippine Petroleum Public Contracting Round (PCR-1) on 5 August 2003 at the Peninsula Manila, Makati City, Philippines.
             The 46 contract areas to be offered cover shallow to ultra deep water areas close to oil discoveries and producing fields in the Northwest Palawan and vast frontier areas in Southwest and East Palawan, Sulu Sea and Reed Bank (see map for regional location).  Companies have seven months, starting August 2003, to evaluate the petroleum potential of the blocks using selected data displayed in a physical data room at the office of the Department of Energy in Manila. A virtual data room will also be available for six months starting September 1, 2003.  Interested companies may purchase data directly from the DOE, however, data from multiclient surveys are available from the seismic contractor concerned (see Data Packages).
            Companies have until 1700 hrs Philippine time on the 2nd of March 2004 to submit their applications.

          Details of the round could also be found at this site:



  Data Packages

Data & Price Schedule


Well Completion Report/Final Well Report


Other Studies

Complete package:

NW Palawan

= 1,500

Sulu Sea

= 1,000

SW Palawan 

= 700

Reed Bank

= 700

East Palawan

= 500

Seismic Reproducible Lines

1/ln km

Wireline logs


Aerogravity/Isogram Map (available only for Sulu Sea and NW Palawan)


Data Viewing

            A data room in Manila (Department of Energy) will be opened from 5 August 2003 to February 2004 for interested companies to view selected data in the basins for offer. The data are in hard copy and / or digital format.

        Data viewing will be on a first come-first served basis on prior appointment. To Schedule your visit, please email

        A Confidentiality Agreement must be signed by the company representative upon visit to the data room.

        A viewing fee of USD1,000 will be charged to the company creditable to the data purchase.


Data Purchase

          The buyer must fill out the data request form available in the data room and specify the data packages it wishes to purchase. The reports will be reproduced in the DOE and sent to the buyer through a courier at buyer's cost.

Multiclient Seismic Data

          Seismic data from recent multiclient surveys located inside the contract areas offered under PCR-1 are available from the respective seismic contractors:  

Petroleum Geo-Services

NW Palawan Multiclient 3d


NW palawan 3d, palawan 2d, sulu sea 2d, and e palawan 2d surveys

Contact Person:


Stephen Doyle

Vice President, Multi-Client Asia Pacific

Petroleum Geo-Services Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd.

15 Scotts Road #02-00

Thong Teck Building

Singapore 228218


Tel: +65 6735 6411 Fax: +65 6735 6413

Dir Tel: +65 6838 1974

Mobile: +65 9833 5560

Contact Person:


Edison Sirodj

Multiclient Account Manager

PT. WesternGeco Indonesia

Sentra Mulia Building, 17th Floor, Suite 1705

Jl. HR. Rasuna Said Kav. X-6 No. 8

Jakarta 12940



Tel: +62-21 522 9440

Dir Tel: +62-21 5299 2632

Fax: +62-21 522 2140

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