Exploration & Production

Gazprom drilling in Kara Sea to add 500 bcm to reserves

Gazprom’s successful drilling at the Leningradskoye field in the Kara Sea will enable it to add around 500 bcm to its gas reserves.
By Staff reporter 10 November 2017 0 28333

Gazprom’s successful drilling at the Leningradskoye field in the Kara Sea will enable the company to add around 500 billion cubic metres to its gas reserves next year, Vadim Rybalchenko, head of Gazprom Department 307, said this week.

"Exploration on the Kara Sea shelf entered its active stage this year. This year was our first experience in the Kara Sea. This was the third Leningradskaya well. The well is also successful. Next year we are planning to add around 500 bcm to reserves with it," Rybalchenko...