“Gazpromneft-hantos” has increased in 2015 oil production by 2.8%, to 15 million tons

MOSCOW, January 25. “Gazpromneft-hantos” has mined in 2015, 15 million tons of oil equivalent, which is 2.8% more than in 2014. Average daily hydrocarbon production in 2015 increased by 1.5 thousand tonnes of oil equivalent per day, reaching a year-end value of 42 thousand tonnes of oil equivalent per day. This is stated in the message of the company.

The increase in production was due to successful implementation of geological and technical activities and effective use of the basic well stock.

“In 2015, 764 conducted geological and technical measures (GTM), which is 7% higher than 2014. Introduced in the development of 374 new well at the South Priobskoye, Palyanovskaya, Winter, South Cinnaminson and Orekhovo-ermakovskoe deposits. Last year “Gazpromneft-hantos” has set a record for construction of horizontal wells: it was built 58 of these wells, which is 61% more than in 2014″, – stated in the message.

In addition, the company set a record for the number of hydraulic fracturing (fracking) wells: 1086 held of operations, which is 16% higher than 2014. Successful implementation of a complex intervention allowed to extract 2 million tonnes of oil equivalent Thanks to system optimization of field development, the planned rate of depletion of the geological resource base “Gazpromneft-Khantos” is reduced from 20.4% (2014) to 20.1% (in 2015).

“Gazpromneft-Khantos” is one of the major producing subsidiaries of the company “Gazprom Neft”. The company produces oil in fields in Khanty-Mansi avtonomnogo district (South licensed territory of Priobskoye field, Palyanovskaya, South-Cinnaminson, Orekhovo – ermakovskoe, South field, Malyginskoye, West Winter) and Tyumen region (Winter field).