Oil Search profits rise after quake 

OIL Search profits are up 13% for the year at US$341.2 million despite what managing director Peter Botten called “the most challenging year” in its 91-year history after a 7.5 magnitude earthquake hit Papua New Guinea in early 2018 severely disrupting operations and causing widespread damage to roads, camps and infrastructure. 

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Oil Search managing director

"Results were dominated by the impact on production of the earthquake in the PNG Highlands, wreaking devastation to our communities and infrastructure in the area," he said at a presentation in Sydney