Kandra Exploration

Kandra Exploration


  • Province:Sindh
  • Area:314.43 km²
  • Geological Setting:Khairpur-Jacobabad High
  • Play Type:Structural
  • Resource Potential:2 TCF

Petroleum System

  • Source:Sembar (early Cretaceous), Alozai (Jurassic) andWulgai (Triassic)
  • Reservoir:Chiltan, Loralai, Alozai (Jurassic),  and Wulgai(Triassic)
  • Seal:Interbeded formational shales act as vertical sealfor the reservoirs

Key Features

  • The block holds good potential for structural traps in Chiltan, Loralai, Alozai (Jurassic) and Wulgai (Triassic) formations.
  • Petroleum system well established in the area (Wulgai TOC=1.3-1.4%& Alozai TOC=1.1%)
  • Kandra-4 Deep tested 800+ BTU in Chiltan Limestone.
  • Well-developed gas infrastructure in the area.

Way Forward

  • Plan to drill a deep exploratory well.
Location Map of Kandra D & PL