Company Kashtan Petroleum Ltd. (A joint venture of PJSC "Ukrnafta" and Swedish Shelton Petroleum) has put into operation the well number 309 at a depth of 2 km Lelyakovskom field (Chernihiv region).. On it informs "Interfax-Ukraine" with reference to the press service of Shelton.
At the end of testing, the production rate of over 70 per bbl. / Day.
"At current oil prices, the payback period of just over a year," — said in a Swedish company.
Currently drilling rig is moved for further work over the well number 310.
Oil production in the Kashtan Petroleum Lelyakovskom field in December 2011 amounted to about 20.2 million barrels., While in November the figure was 19.1 million barrels. (October — 18 th., In September — 15.6 thousand barrels per day.).
Recall that in early September last year, the State Service of Geology and mineral resources of Ukraine renew a special permit to operate Kashtan Petroleum Lelyakovskogo deposits in connection with the elimination of the causes that led to the suspension of its operation in October 2010
As reported OilNews, drilling wells number 309 started at the beginning of November 2011
SP Kashtan Petroleum Ltd. — Oil and gas production company, founded in 1995 PJSC "Ukrnafta" (55%) and Canada’s Zhoda 2001 (45%), which is a subsidiary of the Swedish company Shelton Petroleum.