The oilfield service group ERIELL will drill exploitation wells in Novoportovskoye field
14:35 4 февраля 2015
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The international oilfield service group ERIELL won the tender of «Gazprom Neft» for drilling of 136 exploitation wells in Novoportovskoye field that is situated in Yamal. This information was given by the press-service of the company.
According to the words of the executive director of ERIELL Vitaly Dokunikhin, at the initial stage it is planned to use new drilling rigs and also to attract drilling brigades with experience of drilling of wells in super-heavy conditions of high formation pressure and horizontal ending in one kilometer. The contract is concluded for 9 years.
The oilfield service group ERIELL already is working in Yamal. Thus, a year ago its specialists drilled the first well with horizontal ending 1000 meters in Urengoyskoye oil, gas, condensate field to Achimov deposits.
As we should remind, experimental development of Novoportovskoye field started last year. The total amount of oil extracted in the field since the beginning of the year has made about 150 thousand tons.