Petroleum Exploration (Pvt.) Ltd

Salam Block (2769-13)

Petroleum System


Sembar & Lower Goru (early Cretaceous) Shales


Sui Main Limestone & Sui Upper Limestone Carbonates


Ghazij (Eocene) & Shales


License No: 327/PAK/2003
Location/Districts: Kashmor & Ghotki
Date of Grant: 20-12-2003
Area (Sq.Km): 200.22
Policy: 2001 (to be converted to 2012 policy)
Rules: 2001

Milestones Achieved and Key Features:

Estimated reserves of 100 BCF

Acquired 134 lkm 2D seismic

Reprocessed 354 lkm 2D seismic data

Interpreted 654 lkm 2D seismic and 3 wells data

Block is surrounded by multiple gas fields which include Qadirpur 5.5 TCF, Khandkhot 1.6 TCF and Badar 134.5 BCF

A well developed gas infrastructure near the block

Potential of discovering good-quality gas, having 800-900 BTU/SCF

Ibrahim-1 exploratory well was drilled down to 1505 m in SML Formation. Well tested 5 mmscfd of good quality gas.