Salmanovskoye (Utrenneye) is a conventional gas development located onshore Russia and is operated by Arctic LNG 2. Discovered in 1979, Salmanovskoye (Utrenneye) lies in block Salmanovskoye.

The project is currently in approval stage and is expected to start commercial production in 2023. Final investment decision (FID) of the project was approved in 2019.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Mitsui, TotalEnergies, China National Offshore Oil, China National Petroleum, Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National and Novatek.

Production from Salmanovskoye (Utrenneye)

Production from the Salmanovskoye (Utrenneye) conventional gas development project is expected to begin in 2013 and is forecast to peak in 2026, to approximately 33,997 bpd of crude oil and condensate and 2,776 Mmcfd of liquid natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, the production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2068.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 3,783.78 Mmboe, comprised of 226.61 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 21,342.97 bcf of liquid natural gas reserves.

Contractors involved in the Salmanovskoye (Utrenneye) conventional gas field

Some of the key contractors involved in the Salmanovskoye (Utrenneye) project as follows.

Design/FEED Engineering: RusGasEngineering Group

Other Contractors: Elektrotyazhmash-Privod, Gazstroydetal, Investgeoservis, OMZ Group and SLC-Group


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