NOVATEK will six times increase gas extraction in Yurkharovskoye field
11:29 18 ноября 2014
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By 2016 NOVATEK plans to increase gas extraction in Yurkharovskoye field up to 6 milliard and 100 million cubic meters per year. It is 6 times more than it is extracted now.
As it is informed on the website energo-news.ru, for this aim the company needs to drill 10 new directional wells with horizontal tailing-in, to build gas pipelines from wells to gas treatment units and a booster compressor station.
Now specialists finished engineering studies, designed and sent the project of drilling of wells to the State Expert Evaluation Department (GlavGosEkspertiza of Russia). Tenders on delivery of equipment for connection of wells are taking place now. Delivery of shutoff valves is expected in the fourth quarter of this year. Adjusting and startup procedures of the second stage of building of loop lines and the third stage of the booster compressor station are on their final phase.
Yurkharovskoye oil gas condensate field is the largest one by production among fields of NOVATEK. It was discovered in 1970, commercial extraction of gas and gas condensate started here in 2003. Proved reserves of the field make more than 445 milliard cubic meters of gas and 24 million liquid hydrocarbons.