NK “RussNeft” is going to begin in 2017 for exploitation drilling the Bazhenov formation in Sredne-Shapshinskoe group of fields. This was announced by the company.
The following year, on deposits, the development license of which is owned subsidiary of the holding JSC “NAC “Aki-Otyr, the company plans to drill seven wells. Resources of the Bazhenov formation in Sredne-Shapshinskoe group is estimated at 40-50 million tonnes.
“Start the Bazhenov project will involve industrial structures the development of significant reserves of unconventional oil,” stated in a press release.
Medium-Shapshinskaya group of fields in Zona b of the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous district.The reserves of the Bazhenov formation are kategorii unconventional and typically occur at depths of 2-3 thousand meters.