A gas condensate field unique by its reserves was discovered in Yamal
16:56 10 октября 2018
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The affiliated company of NOVATEK “Arctic LNG 3” completed testing the first exploratory well on Severo-Obskoye license area in the Gulf of Ob. A new gas condensate field was discovered by the results of the conducted work.
Its reserves of natural gas are estimated in the amount not less than 320 milliard cubic meters according to Russian classification, resources of natural gas on the area of the drilled well – not less than 900 milliard cubic meters. The materials on calculation of the reserves will be passed for expert examination to the State commission on mineral reserves of the Russian Federation this November. The information was given to the news agency “Sever-Press” in the press service of NOVATEK.
“Discovery of the new field is an important starting point for launch of one of our future Arctic LNG projects”, as Leonid Mikhelson, the chairman of the board of NOVATEK said. “Severo-Obskoye field is referred to unique by amounts of reserves. Its favorable geographical location, huge resource base and our accumulated experience allow speaking about good preconditions for successful implementation of the new LNG project”.