- 3D seismic surveys covering more than 5,000 sq.km
- drill over 57,000 m of rock formations in Russia
- including technically challenging wells with depths reaching 4,500 m
The bulk of geological exploration carried out by Gazprom takes place near the Yamal Peninsula, in the east of Russia, and on the continental shelf.
Specifically, the Yamal gas production center expanded its resource base in 2020 thanks to the discovery of the 75 Years of Victory field (202.4 billion m3 of gas reserves) on the Yamal shelf of the Kara Sea.
As part of developing the Yakutia gas production center and shaping the Irkutsk gas production center, Gazprom is performing geological exploration at the Chayandinskoye and Kovyktinskoye fields.
In order to improve the efficiency of geological surveys, the company employs cutting-edge technologies, including digital ones, thereby obtaining better data and optimizing production processes.
To that end, the company is developing an integrated information environment for geological, geophysical and field data, which allows the specialists to monitor and analyze the ongoing surveying and development of fields across their entire lifecycles in a comprehensive manner.