Hunt Oil Exploration and Production Company of Peru, L.L.C. Sucursal del Perú is an oil and gas exploration company and serves as the operator of the License Agreement for Block 76, located in the regions of Madre de Dios, Cusco and Puno in Peru. The project in Block 76 has been denominated
Wandari, which means
good land in the local Harakmbut language.
Hunt Oil Exploration and Production Company of Peru performs many functions surrounding the exploration in Block 76, including the construction of a base camp and drilling platforms and the drilling of the first exploratory well on the block. Block 76 is located in a highly complex geological area between the Andes Mountains and the lowland tropical forests of Peru. Hunt Oil Exploration and Production Company of Peru owns a small part of Hunt's interest in Block 76, while Hunt Oil Company of Peru holds the remainder of Hunt's interest in this block.
Hunt Oil Exploration and Production Company of Peru embraces Hunt Oil Company's commitment to operating in an exemplary manner, minimizing impacts and applying the highest environmental, social and technological standards.
Hunt LNG Operating Company operates the first and only LNG plant in South America and its 408 kilometer gas pipeline, which runs across the Peruvian Andes to the central coast of Peru. The company's main activity is to maintain and process natural gas and transform it to liquefied natural gas. The plant is owned by PERU LNG, in which Hunt Oil Company has 50 percent of shares, and its operations surpass the highest national and international standards of best practices in technical, safety, social and environmental aspects.