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Verkhnechonskoye Field Produced The 30-Millionth Ton Of Oil Since The Start Of Exploitation Works

SOURCE: Rosneft | 21 October 2014

Verkhnechonskoye oil and gas condensate field produced the 30-millionth ton of oil since the beginning of commercial operating in October 2008, when Verkhnechonskneftegaz started supplies of oil to Eastern Siberia - Pacific Ocean oil pipeline.

Petrobras Begins Commercial Production In Santos Basin Pre-Salt Iracema Sul Area

SOURCE: Petrobras News Agency | 15 October 2014

Petrobras’ platform Cidade de Mangaratiba went into operation today (14/10) in the Santos Basin pre-salt area of Iracema Sul, in Lula field, located on block BM-S-11. The start-up of the new platform was anticipated since the original expected start-up, as provided for in the 2014-2018 Business & Management Plan, had been scheduled for November 6th, 2014.

Rospan Carried Out A Record Hydrofracturing At The Urengoiskoe Field

SOURCE: Rosneft | 14 October 2014

Rospan International (Rosneft subsidiary) carried out a record hydrofracturing at the Urengoiskoe field, which resulted in the 9 times increase of production rate.

AREVA McClean Lake Mill Starts Processing Uranium From Cigar Lake

SOURCE: AREVA | 09 October 2014

The McClean Lake mill, operated by AREVA in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan, began processing uranium ore from the Cigar Lake mine, located 70 km away and operating since March 2014.

Shell Starts Oil Production From Gumusut-Kakap Deep-Water Platform In Malaysia

SOURCE: Shell | 08 October 2014

Shell has started oil production from the Gumusut-Kakap floating platform off the coast of Malaysia, the latest in a series of Shell deep-water projects.

Gazprom Neft Moscow Refinery Begins Production Of Granulated Sulphur

SOURCE: Gazprom Neft | 25 September 2014

New facilities for the production of granulated sulphur have been brought into production at the Gazprom Neft Moscow Refinery. With a total production capacity of 2.5 tonnes per hour, the implementation of new technologies allows the Moscow Refinery to abandon the production of block sulphur and transfer to the production of commercial sulphur in granules.

Millionth Barrel Of Oil Produced At The Prirazlomnoye Field

SOURCE: Gazprom Neft | 15 September 2014

The millionth barrel of the new oil, ARCO (Arctic Oil), has been produced at the Prirazlomnoye deposit. The second tanker to deliver the oil to North West Europe in the next few days is currently being loaded. The first tanker carrying oil from Prirazlomnoye set offfrom the deposit in April.

Petrobras’ Total Production Tops 2.7 Million Barrels Of Oil Equivalent Per Day In August

SOURCE: Petrobras News Agency | 13 September 2014

Petrobras’ consolidated oil and natural gas production in Brazil and abroad reached 2,759 thousand barrels of oil equivalent per day (boed), rising 2.2% from a reported production of 2,699 thousand boed in July.

Production Started From Fram H-North And Svalin C

SOURCE: Statoil | 10 September 2014

“Fast-track” fields Fram H-North and Svalin C in the North Sea have now started producing.

Rosneft Starts Production On The Northern Tip Of Chayvo

SOURCE: Rosneft | 05 September 2014

Rosneft starts production on the Northern Tip of Chayvo field on the Sakhalin Island.