Gazprom Nedra has completed seismic exploration at the Tsentralno-Pogranichny area in the Sea of Okhotsk

November 9, 2021 00:00

Gazprom Nedra LLC has completed 3D seismic exploration at the Tsentralno-Pogranichny license area in the Sea of Okhotsk. The total volume of research, which began in the navigation season of 2020, amounted to 3 thousand sq. km.

The volume of 3D seismic exploration at the Tsentralno-Pogranichny area of Sakhalin shelf amounted 3 thousand sq. km

The volume of 3D seismic exploration at the Tsentralno-Pogranichny area of Sakhalin shelf amounted 3 thousand sq. km

Under the company request, geophysical work was carried out by SKF GEO LLC. To implement the project, the eight-braced vessel Vyacheslav Tikhonov was involved, on board of which the quality of the received data was continuously monitored and their primary processing was carried out. In the future, to clarify the geological structure of the Tsentralno-Pogranichny license area, Gazprom Nedra LLC will interpret the obtained seismic data array.

To implement the project, the eight-braced vessel Vyacheslav Tikhonov was involved

To implement the project, the eight-braced vessel Vyacheslav Tikhonov was involved

“Based on the results of the seismic survey carried out in the Tsentralno-Pogranichny area, it is planned to build an exploration and appraisal well,” said Vsevolod Cherepanov, General Director of Gazprom Nedra LLC.

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Gazprom Nedra LLC is a 100 % subsidiary company of PAO Gazprom and ranks among the major Russian multi-business oil and gas service companies. In 2019 Company production potential was expanded due to integration of Gazprom Georesurs LLC and Gazprom Geologorazvedka LLC assets.
The Company carries out a complete centrally managed cycle of exploration works in the RF and provides its clients with a wide range of unique geophysical and geoengineering services.
Gazprom Nedra LLC is the main source of Gazprom Group geophysical data in the sphere of raw materials production, reduction of operational expenses and geophysical activities efficiency evaluation, calculation of gas deposit and storage reserves, and environmental safety assurance.
Company subdivisions are located in all gas producing regions of Russia. Its staff totals over 4,500 people. Company administration offices are located in Moscow and Tyumen. The Company uses a quality management system based on the GOST ISO 9001 standard, a health and safety management system in accordance with ISO45001 and an environmental management system which meets the requirements of the international standard ISO 14001:2015 (GOST R ISO 14001).