Gazprom Neft reported on January 10, 2017, that its subsidiary Gazpromneft - Yamal has announced plans to begin pilot operations at the Severo-Samburgskoye field, located in the Purovsky district in the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug.
Geological modelling of the field indicates oil reserves in the order of 72 million tonnes.
The Severo-Sambrugsky licence block is located 100 kilometres north of Novy Urengoy.
Once the licence transfer is complete Gazpromneft - Yamal plans to undertake retesting of 2 oil wells at the Severo-Samburgskoye field, as well as to carry out 3D-seismic works in order to fine-tune data on the geological construction of the field.
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