Gazprom Neft produced the fourth million of tons of oil at Krapivinskoe field

On 18 December, 2007 the fourth million of tons of oil was produced in the south-western part of Krapivinskoe field that is developed by Gazpromneft-Vostok LLC.

At present 75 wells are drilled in the south-western part of Krapivinskoe field. Monthly volume of oil delivered to the Omsk Refinery Omsk is more than 90 thousands of tons.

In August, 2007 hydraulic fracturing of formation was performed. As a result of these activities, daily increase in volume of production made more than 400 tons of oil.

In November, 2000 JSC Gazprom Neft started the development of the south-western part of Krapivinskoe field. The first 100 tons of crude oil were shipped to Omsk Refinery in January, 2002.

Summarizing the results of 2007, Gazpromneft-Vostok LLC that develops another three fields in the Tomsk Region (Archinskoe, Shinginskoe and Urmanskoe fields) besides Krapivinskoe field, intends to produce 1.41 millions of tons of oil that is by 8.5 % higher than the rates of 2006.

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The south-western part of Krapivinskoe field is situated in the Tarsky District of the Omsk Region.

JSC Gazprom Neft is the license holder of Krapivinskoe field and Gazpromneft-Vostok LLC is the operator of development of the field.

As of 01.01.07, the reserves of oil of В + С1 grade in Krapivinskoe field are as follows: balance reserves are 37,610 thousands of tons, retrievable reserves are 11,452 thousands of tons; the reserves of oil of C2 grade are as follows: balance reserves are 1,599 thousands of tons, retrievable reserves are 449 thousands of tons.

Gas reserves are as follows: retrievable of grade С1 – 230 mln м3, of grade С2 – 12 mln м3.