«Gazprom Neft» invests 170 milliard rubles to Novoportovskoye field
16:01 20 октября 2014
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In the coming three years «Gazprom Neft» plans to invest more than 170 milliard rubles to development of Novoportovskoye field. This information was given by the head of the board of the company Alexander Dyukov after signing the agreement about cooperation with the government of Yamal.
In the end of next year in Mys Kamenniy it is planned to build the automated oil loading terminal, which will allow offloading up to 40 thousand tons of oil per day the whole year round in extreme climate conditions. Now there are only four such constructions: «Manhattan» (Alaska, the USA), «Norterminal» in the port of Kirkenes (Norway), two are situated in Russia «Varandey» in the Barents Sea and «De-Kastri» on Sakhalin. Besides, 6 tankers and two icebreakers for piloting are being created specially for the project – they will provide safe exploitation of the terminal at handling operations. Full-scale development of Novoportovskoye field is planned for 2016.
Novoportovskoye field is one of the largest oil gas condensate fields being developed in Yamal. Its resources make more than 250 million tons of oil and 320 milliard cubic meters of gas. Last September «Gazprom Neft» successfully finished the program of drilling within experimental and industrial development of the field. This summer the company started exploitation drilling. In August the company started the first summer offloading of oil from the field by sea, recently the season of offloading was finished. 4 tankers with oil of the new brand Novy Port was sent to Europe on the Northern sea route – more than 100 thousand tons.