Gazpromneft-Vostok has begun construction of a gas pipeline which will allow associated petroleum gas (APG) to be fed from the Achimovsky field booster pumping station to the Urmansky field (Tomsk Oblast) booster compressor station. The target throughput capacity of the
Construction of the gas pipeline forms part of a major investment project directed at achieving
Works are due for completion, and facilities expected to be commissioned, at the end of 2019, with the gas transportation system expected to be used for commercial gas sales from 2020.
In terms of the overall investment project, Gazpromneft-Vostok has now completed construction of the linear section of the
Konstantin Karabadzhak, CEO, Gazpromneft-Vostok, confirmed: “The construction of the gas pipeline between the Urmanskoye and Archinskoye fields is a key stage in what is a major project to develop Gazpromneft-Vostok’s infrastructure assets. Completing works across the entire project will facilitate a high level of APG utilisation, which can be flexibly directed not just to our own needs, but also for commercial sales.”Konstantin Karabadzhak CEO, Gazpromneft-Vostok
* The Yuzhno-Pudinsky licence block includes the Kulginskoye, Smolyanoye, Yuzhno-Tabaganskoye and Solonovskoye fields.
Gazpromneft-Vostok is a joint venture between Gazprom Neft PJSC, Mubadala Petroleum and the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF), in which Gazprom Neft holds a