The company has announced a tender to conduct seismic surveys in the field season of 2017 at the Dolginskoye oil field in the offshore area of the Barents (Pechora) Sea’s shelf.
Rosneft has been recognized as the winner of the auction for the right to use subsoil for the purpose of geological exploration, prospecting and production of oil and gas at the Oktyabrsky license
Rosneft plans to hold exploratory drilling at the shelf of the Eastern Arctic in 2017.
On the results of the successful realization of the geological exploration program, the growth of reserves of Udmurtneft under B1/C1 in 2016 made up about 25 mln tons of oil, which is by more than
Rospan International, affiliate of Rosneft, has started 2D seismic exploration at the Karkasny and South-Kustarnikovy license sites in the Yamal Nenets Autonomous Area.
Currently Rio Tinto intends to invest more than $ 100 million into geological exploration in 14 countries around the world, where the company works, including Kazakhstan.
In 2017 Turkey will take serious steps in the sphere of exploration and drilling in the water area of the Black and Mediterranean Sea, the Minister of Energy and Natural Resources of Turkey, B.
Tatneft and Iran's NISOC have signed a memorandum of understanding, according to which the Russian company will be engaged in geological exploration at the Shadegan field.
In 2017 Belarus plans to hold 3D seismic exploration at the volume of 292 sq km so as to find and prepare new oil perspective structures, specify geological structure of the existing deposits.
The Egyptian authorities would like to attract Gazprom in geological exploration in the country.