Sakhalin 3 (Kirinskoye South (Yuzhno-Kirinskoye)) is a conventional gas development located in shallow water in Russia and is operated by Gazprom Dobycha Shelf Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk. Discovered in 2010, Sakhalin 3 (Kirinskoye South (Yuzhno-Kirinskoye)) lies in block Kirinsky.

The project is currently in construction stage and is expected to start commercial production in 2023. The Sakhalin 3 (Kirinskoye South (Yuzhno-Kirinskoye)) conventional gas development will involve the drilling of approximately 37 wells.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Gazprom.

Production from Sakhalin 3 (Kirinskoye South (Yuzhno-Kirinskoye))

Production from the Sakhalin 3 (Kirinskoye South (Yuzhno-Kirinskoye)) conventional gas development project is expected to begin in 2023 and is forecast to peak in 2034, to approximately 79,989 bpd of crude oil and condensate and 2005 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, the production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2070.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 4,183.04 Mmboe, comprised of 807.67 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 20,252.18 bcf of natural gas reserves.

Contractors involved in the Sakhalin 3 (Kirinskoye South (Yuzhno-Kirinskoye)) conventional gas field

Some of the key contractors involved in the Sakhalin 3 (Kirinskoye South (Yuzhno-Kirinskoye)) project as follows.

Other Contractors: Gazprom, Marine Arctic Geological Expedition, NewTech Services and Pacific Engineering


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