LUKOIL strikes to subsequent stage of north Caspian area improvement


Russian oil main LUKOIL stated on April 10 the corporate has moved on to the following stage of services building for the Valery Grayfer area being the launch of the jacket of the living quarters platform from the yard to the Caspian Sea. The whole weight of the ability designed to accommodate 155 folks is 6,000 tons. The set up of the topside of the living quarters platform is scheduled for 2021, LUKOIL stated.

The begin of the business oil manufacturing from the Valery Grayfer area is deliberate for 2022 on the design charge of 1.2 million tonnes per 12 months.

LUKOIL stated the corporate additionally continues the event of the V. Filanovsky and Yury Korchagin fields with the gathered manufacturing from these tasks approaching to 30 million tonnes. The manufacturing on the V. Filanovsky area includes three phases of services, together with a wellhead platform with minimal involvement of personnel. The drilling of single-bore horizontal fuel injection effectively #102 has been accomplished on the ice-resistant fastened platform.

Drilling is in progress on part 2 services of the Yury Korchagin area to unlock reserves within the jap a part of the sector in addition to further drilling on part 1 services of the venture, LUKOIL stated, including that the primary producing effectively reaching the Callovian deposits was drilled from the ice-resistant fastened platform that has an clever completion system and a vertical depth as massive as 1985 metres.