Melbana Energy company info

What does Melbana Energy do?
Melbana Energy (ASX:MAY) is an Australian exploration and production company with a focus on oil and gas assets in Cuba and Australia. The company's operations are focused on exploring and developing its portfolio of assets, with the objective of becoming a leading producer of oil and gas in the region.
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Company Snapshot

Is Melbana Energy a public or private company?

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Ownership
Public

How many people does Melbana Energy employ?

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Employees
39

What sector is Melbana Energy in?

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Sector
Energy

Where is the head office for Melbana Energy?

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Head Office
New South Wales, Australia

What year was Melbana Energy founded?

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Year Founded
1994
What does Melbana Energy specialise in?
/Oil /Gas /Northern Territory /Cuba /Energy /Tasmania

What are the products and/or services of Melbana Energy?

Overview of Melbana Energy offerings
Block 9 PSC, Cuba: Melbana is the operator of Block 9, a high-potential onshore exploration block on the southern rim of the Gulf of Mexico. The company has drilled two wells on the block, which have intersected moveable oil in three independent reservoirs.
Australia-Hudson Prospect: Melbana has a 100% interest in two contiguous licences WA-544-P and NT/P87, covering an area of almost 4,000km2 in the Petrel sub-basin – a shallow water area of the Joseph Bonaparte Gulf southwest of Darwin off the northern coast of Australia.
Australia-Joseph Bonaparte Gulf: WA-488-P contains the giant Beehive prospect with its Prospective Resource of up to 1.4 billion barrels of oil5 . The giant Beehive prospect, in a shallow water (about 40 metres) offshore location, is one of the largest undrilled hydrocarbon prospects in Australia.
Tassie Shoal Projects: The Tassie Shoal Projects encompass a single offshore LNG and two world scale offshore Methanol production facilities with Australian Federal Environmental approval to construct the production facilities offshore on Tassie Shoal, a unique shallow water site. The Tassie Shoal Projects were designed to process raw gas from surrounding discovered but undeveloped natural gas fields.
Australia-Vulcan Sub-Basin Exploration: Melbana has a 100% interest in petroleum exploration permit AC/P70, located in the Territory of Ashmore and Cartier Islands.

Who is in the executive team of Melbana Energy?

Melbana Energy leadership team
  • Mr. Andrew Gerard Purcell B Eng, B.E., M.B.A., MAICD
    Mr. Andrew Gerard Purcell B Eng, B.E., M.B.A., MAICD
    Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Mr. Uno  Makotsvana BCOMPT
    Mr. Uno Makotsvana BCOMPT
    Chief Financial Officer
  • Mr. Peter John Stickland B.Sc Hons, B.Sc., GAICD, GDipAppFin
    Mr. Peter John Stickland B.Sc Hons, B.Sc., GAICD, GDipAppFin
    Non-Executive Technical Director & Non-Executive Director
  • Mr. Errol  Johnstone B.Sc.
    Mr. Errol Johnstone B.Sc.
    Chief Geoscientist
  • Dr. Duncan  Lockhart B.Sc., Ph.D.
    Dr. Duncan Lockhart B.Sc., Ph.D.
    Exploration Manager
  • Mr. Dean  Johnstone
    Mr. Dean Johnstone
    Senior Geoscientist
  • Mr. Chris J. Thompson B.Sc.
    Mr. Chris J. Thompson B.Sc.
    Chief Operating Officer
  • Ms. Cate  Friedlander AGIA, B.A., L.L.B.
    Ms. Cate Friedlander AGIA, B.A., L.L.B.
    General Counsel & Company Secretary