Established in 1996, MPRL E&P is a leading Myanmar upstream energy company and one of the largest acreage holders in the oil and gas sector in Myanmar. MPRL E&P is the PSC Operator in offshore Block A-6 and has achieved exploration success in the shallow water region of the block prior to Woodside and Total’s farm-in. MPRL E&P is fully committed towards conducting business following the highest standards of ethics and transparency and aims to continue to be at the forefront of energy providers to enable progress of the Myanmar economy and citizens.
Total & MPRL E&P
In 2015, Total farmed in with a 40% interest in the offshore block A6, with MPRL and Woodside operating the block with a 20% and a 40% interest respectively. Located offshore Myanmar’s western coast, the first deep water exploration well (2000 m water depth) drilled on this block led to the Shwe Yee Htun gas discovery announced on 2016, January 4th. Appraisal and exploration activity are being conducted in 2017 on this prospective block.
SMART was founded in 1994 and is a one-stop service provider for the Oil & Gas Industry. The company helps its clients to lead safe and efficient operations both onshore and offshore. By its commitment to international business standards and timely delivery, SMART has been recognized as a market leader in Myanmar.
In 2016, SMART ranked top 4 out of 300 local companies for its Best Responsible Practices reviewed by the Myanmar Centre for Responsible Business.
Total & SMART
Total is working closely with SMART to support the catering and housekeeping for around 200 of Total and Contractor’s employees both onshore and offshore. SMART is also operating land transport and providing local skilled manpower at Total offices and sites. Through our partnership we cooperate to foster the development of local talents and to source our products locally. We also share the same commitment to empower the communities involved in our operations by co-trainings and sharing knowledge through CSR programs.