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Gazprom Neft begins well tests at Badra oil field in Iraq

Gazprom Neft, the operator of the Badra oil field in Iraq, has begun testing well Bd4. After completion of the first stage of experimental work, the well began gushing at a flow rate of 2000 barrels of oil per day. A total of seven tests are scheduled at the site, six of which will concentrate ...

17 April 2013
Gazprom Neft selects contractor to test wells at Badra

Gazprom Neft has announced the results of the tender to select a contractor to test and complete eleven wells at the oil field in Badra, Iraq. The contract, worth around US$95 million, was awarded to U.S. oil field service group Halliburton . Testing of the first well is scheduled to begin in the third quarter of 2012. Drilling at Badra began in November 2011. A three-year contract ...

17 May 2012
Gazprom Neft starts work on third well at the Badra field in Iraq

Gazprom Neft has started work to reactivate well Bd1 at Badra, Iraq, where it is operator. The work will make it possible to determine the technical state of the well and subsequently test four productive stratas at the site. This is the third well at Badra that Gazprom Neft has started work on. The first ...

15 March 2012
Gazprom Neft selects contractor to build an oil gathering and treatment station at the Badra oil field in Iraq

Gazprom Neft, the development operator of the Badra oil field in Iraq, has chosen a contractor to build the central oil gathering & treatment station following a tender. The EPC* contract, valued at $329 million, which includes detailed design, engineering, procurement, construction, launch, testing ...

24 February 2012
Gazprom Neft completes construction of housing complex for employees in Iraq

Gazprom Neft has finished building the first phase of a housing complex at the Badra oil field, for which the company is the development operator. The permanent complex for workers involved in developing the oil field can accommodate around 100 people. The construction of infrastructure facilities will continue in years 2012-2013,...

14 September 2011
Gazprom Neft completes seismic survey in Iraq

Gazprom Neft announces that on the 4th of May it completed a 3-D field seismic survey at the Badra deposit in Iraq. The Iraqi Oil Exploration Company (OEC), who Gazprom Neft contracted in November 2010, carried out the seismic survey. The survey was conducted over an area of 165 sq km. The processing and interpretation of the data received is ...

17 May 2011
Gazprom Neft Names Front End Engineering Design Contractor for Iraqi Badra Field

Gazprom Neft has completed the tendering process for the front end engineering design (FEED) for the Badra oil field in Iraq with the contract being awarded to French Technip. The project preparation is expected to be completed by June 2011. The tender award decision has also been taken for the road and well site construction, as well as for the construction ...

3 February 2011
Opening Meeting of Joint Management Committee for Badra Field Development Held in Kirkuk

An opening meeting of the Joint Management Committee acting as a supervisory body for the Iraqi Badra oil field development was held in Kirkuk in the north Iraq on May 25-26, 2010. The meeting was attended by Gazprom Neft delegation led by Head of Major Projects Directorate Marat Atnashev. In the course of the meeting, a Gazprom Neft’s subsidiary ...

4 June 2010
Gazprom Neft Signs Contract to Develop the Badrah Oil Field in Iraq

A contract to develop the Badrah oil field in Iraq has been signed today between Gazprom Neft Deputy General Director for Exploration and Production Boris Zilbermintz and the Government of Iraq. The contract was signed following the results of the tender held on December 12, ...

28 January 2010
Gazprom Neft and the Government of Iraq Have Initialed the Badra Oil Field Contract

Today the top management of Gazprom Neft and the Government of Iraq have initialed the Badra oil field development contract. Signing of the contract by the parties is scheduled for early 2010. On December 12, 2009 Gazprom Neft as an operator holding 30% in the consortium has won a license to develop an Iraqi Badra oil field with reserves ...

24 December 2009