Gazprom Neft and Schlumberger made an agreement on technological cooperation in well logging. The document was signed by Vadim Yakovlev, First Deputy CEO, Gazprom Neft, and Sergey Slyusenko, Managing Director, Gazpromneft-Noyabrskneftegazgeofizika and Gokhan Saygi, President of Schlumberger RCA.
The new agreement is a logical follow-up to the agreements achieved in 2011, when Gazprom Neft and Schlumberger signed their first technological cooperation agreement. The parties will join the expert potential of Schlumberger and hands-on experience of Gazpromneft-Noyabrskneftegazgeofizika (Gazpromneft-NNGGF, a Gazprom Neft subsidiary) and the knowledge of Gazprom Neft R&D centers to integrate the latest logging technologies into the expert geophysics company.
Schlumberger will provide engineering support to its partners and train staff of the operating units of the company
Gazprom Neft First Deputy CEO Vadim Yakovlev commented: “Gazprom Neft is committed to developing its scientific, intellectual, staffing and technological capabilities, supporting a collaborative ecosystem and building an inclusive innovation-focused environment.”
Gazprom Neft is a vertically integrated oil company. Its core activities are exploration and development of oil and gas fields, oil refining and production, and sale of petroleum products. Gazprom Neft comprises more than 70 production, refining and sales subsidiaries throughout Russia, the CIS, and abroad.
Gazprom Neft’s hydrocarbon proved and probable reserves of 2.84 billion tons of oil equivalent per SPE-PRMS standards make it one of the world’s top 20 oil producers. In terms of production and refining volumes, Gazprom Neft is one of the top three Russia companies. In 2018, the company made 92.9 million tons of oil equivalent and refined 42.9 million tons of oil.
Gazprom Neft products are exported to over 50 countries worldwide and are sold across all of Russia and abroad. Gazprom Neft’s chain of gas stations comprises more than 1850 stations in Russia, the CIS and Europe.
Schlumberger is the world’s leading provider of technology for reservoir characterization, drilling, production, and processing of hydrocarbons.
The company works in more than 85 countries across the globe and employs around 100K people presenting over 140 nationalities.
Schlumberger supplies the industry’s most comprehensive range of products and services, from exploration to production management, and integrated pore-to-pipeline solutions for optimizing hydrocarbon recovery and efficient field operation.
Schlumberger Limited has principal offices in Paris, Houston, London, and The Hague. For more information, visit www.slb.com
Gazpromneft-Nefteservice is the operator of Gazprom Neft’s oilfield service companies. The company was established in 2007. It currently manages three large companies — Gazpromneft-NNGGF, Noyabrskenergoneft and Noyabrskteploneft. The company’s key tasks are the management of oilfield service companies, their strategic development and improvement of operating efficiency, and integration of best practices and latest technology.
Gazpromneft-NNGGF specializes in high-technology geophysical, hydrodynamic studies and logging. The company has seven local units and over 200 field crews. Gazpromneft-NNGGF’s clientele are diverse Russian oil companies.