Samburgskoye field

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The Samburgskoye field is located within the Samburgskiy license area, which also encompasses four other fields (North-Yesetinskoye, East-Urengoyskoye and North-Purovskoye fields, as well as a part of the Urengoyskoye field).


Year of finding field1970
Launch date2012
License holderArcticgas (NOVATEK's share  - 50%)
License typeExploration and Production
Date of expirationTill 2034
Natural gas proved reserves (SEC)25.4 bcm
Liquids proved reserves (SEC)2.6 mmt
Share in NOVATEK production in 20173% of natural gas production and 2% of liquids production



Commercial production of natural gas and unstable gas condensate began in April 2012 with various facilities commissioned into operation at the field during the year: the first and second phases of gas treatment unit, a 46-km gas pipeline connecting the gas treatment unit to the UGSS and a 20-km gas condensate pipeline connecting the field to the pipeline that links the Yurkharovskoye field to the Purovsky processing plant.

In 2017, booster compressor station, with a capacity of 48 MW was commissioned. This station is needed to transport gas and improve its treatment quality.