Santos Ltd is a Public Company that is ranked number 69 out of the top 2000 companies in Australia. The company generates the majority of its income from the Oil and Gas Extraction in Australia industry.

In 2018 the company generated total revenue of $5,886,469,000 including sales and other revenue. In 2018 Santos Ltd had 1913 employees in Australia including employees from all subsidiaries under the company's control.

The Chief Executive of Santos Ltd is Mr Kevin Gallagher whose official title is Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director. The Chairman of Santos Ltd is Mr Keith Spence whose official title is Non-Executive Chairman. 

Santos Limited's operations focus on the exploration, development, production, transportation and marketing of hydrocarbons. Santos operates predominately in Australia but also has operations in Indonesia, Singapore, Papua New Guinea and Vietnam.


The company's 5 major long-life natural gas assets are:

  • GLNG - This facility produces liquefied natural gas (LNG) from its Gladstone processing plant, that is exported to global markets. 
  • PNG LNG - The Hides gas field is located in the Papua New Guinea highlands, the facilities have both onshore and offshore pipeline and a gas conditioning plant. Also, including a two-train liquefaction and storage facility near Port Moresby. The facilities produce Liquefied Natural Gas to the Asia regions.
  • Bayu Undan/Darwin LNG - A single train liquefaction and storage facility that produces Liquefied Natural Gas.
  • Cooper Basin - Produces sales gas, ethane, crude oil and gas liquids from this basin.
  • Carnarvon Basin - Production and sale of oil and gas products in Western Australia.


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