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15.04.2014 Russia’s Rosneft to drill wells in Kara Sea in August

Russian oil major Rosneft will start drilling wells in the Kara Sea in August, Andrei Shishkin, the vice-president for energy, health, safety, and environment issues, said on April 15, Prime has reported. 

08.04.2014 Russian scientists to look for Arctic oil and gas

The largest expedition since the Soviet times is going to look for oil and gas in the Arctic region, Arktika-Info has reported, adding that areas of the Kara Sea, Laptev Sea and New Siberian Islands will be explored.

29.01.2014 More foreign investment coming for Russian Arctic developments

Western oil companies are sponsoring the exploration of Russian Arctic waters, and the grand Yamal LNG project gets the lion’s share of investments from French and Chinese partners, Barents Observer said on January 28.

27.01.2014 Rosneft Plans to Create an Advanced Meteorological Observations System in the Kara Sea

Within the framework of an extensive program for the Arctic shelf survey, Rosneft will completely restore the system of meteorological observations in the Kara Sea in 2014.

24.01.2014 Gazprom to conduct seismic studies in Kara Sea regions

In a recent information meeting with locals in a coastal village adjacent to the Kara Sea, Gazprom representatives confirmed that the company will conduct both 2D and 3D seismic studies of the license areas, Barents Observer reported on January 23.

06.01.2014 Norwegian West Alpha rig to drill in Russian Kara Sea’s Arctic waters

About 100 servicemen will accompany the 27 year old West Alpha drilling rig as it this year makes its first ever mission abroad, to the harsh waters of the Kara Sea, Barents Observer reported on January 6.

21.08.2013 Rosneft Announces Kara-Summer 2013 Expedition Ends Fieldworks In The Kara Sea

The Kara-Summer 2013 expedition organized by Rosneft in partnership with the Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute completed its voyage on August 16, 2013, the company reported in a news release. Experts spent 30 days at sea aboard the Akademik Fyodorov survey vessel owned by the Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute.