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07.07.2014 Oil India completes 50% acquisition in Western Siberian block

Exploration and production firm Oil India Ltd (OIL) on Friday announced it has completed acquisition of 50 per cent shareholding in a subsidiary of PetroNeft Resources, which owns a block in Western Siberia, Russia. Current production from the block – License 61 – located on the eastern side of the Ob river in the oil-bearing region of Tomsk Oblast, is 2,100 barrels of oil per day.

26.06.2014 Chinese Eager to Enter Oil Sector in Russia's Tyumen Region

The main good China seeks in West Siberia is oil, Beijing's consul-general in Yekaterinburg Tian Yunsan said during a visit to Tyumen Region.

03.06.2014 Russian oil production down in May

Russian oil and gas condensate output edged down 0.1 percent in May from April, declining for the fifth month in a row in terms of daily production, Energy Ministry data showed on June 2, on the back of the depletion of fields in West Siberia, Reuters has reported.

02.06.2014 New oil deposits discovered in West Siberia

New oil deposits, Ouryinskoye and West-Karabashskoye, have been discovered in West Siberia. Environment minister Sergey Donskoy said the reserves exceeded 45mn tons of fuel equivalent.

15.05.2014 Scientist compares Russia’s Bazhenovskaya formation exploration to space exploration

The exploration of the Bazhenovskaya formation is akin to space exploration, said a member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Aleksey Kontorovich. He believes this has been one of the main developments in West Siberia.

18.04.2014 Core Analysis Helps Model Bazhenov Formation Deposits

The “Shale Revolution” turned Russian oil producers’ attention to Bazhenov suite resources, estimated by various industry sources to range from 2 to 22 billion tons.

13.02.2014 Investment in Russian oil and gas industry to reach 2-3tn rubles by 2020

Investment in Russia’s oil and gas industry will reach 2-3 trillion rubles by 2020, deputy energy minister Kirill Molodtsov has said. Development of oil deposits in East Siberia is to begin soon the development of West Siberian deposits to follow.

03.02.2014 Belarusneft to look for hydrocarbons in West Siberia

The Belarusian state company Belarusneft has signed a contract with the Russian company Geoseys-Tekhnologia, which is part of Geoseys, to conduct 3D survey in the Khanty-Mansiysk and Nadym districts, as well as 2D survey in Nizhnevartovsk district in West Siberia.

01.02.2014 When “Revolution” Is Simply History Repeating Itself

Shale, shale, shale – it’s the new mantra of the oil and gas industry. Production of hydrocarbons from reservoirs with low permeability is destined to make the United States energy independent in the very near future.

27.01.2014 Baker Hughes Opened a Production Facility in Tyumen

Baker Hughes opened an ESP cable factory in Tyumen.