Rus News Journal

Oil Urals Energy will join in VSTO

through the pipeline from the Dulisminsky deposit

Company Urals Energy already till the end of this year will begin building of the pipeline from the Dulisminsky deposit in the Irkutsk region to the main pipeline Eastern Siberia - Pacific ocean. The company has informed yesterday on it on the official site. The contract design of the future pipe is approved Transneft . Other applicants for filling of a strategic pipe meanwhile have not confirmed till now the quotas on raw materials deliveries first of all VSTO with petrowire monopoly.

the Cyprian company Urals Energy Public PCL has got the right to working out Dulisminsky neftegazokondensatnogo deposits in June of last year by acquisition of the owner of the licence for it Open Company Dulisma . At a rough guess D &M, its stocks on a category 2P make 109,4 million barr. Oil and a gas condensate. It is supposed that the maximum volume of oil recovery will be reached by 2011.

in development of the Dulisminsky deposit, according to agency AK &M, the new proprietor is ready to enclose 395 million dollars within 14 years, and the part of means will be enclosed in construction of the pipeline to an insert place in VSTO. By calculations of experts of the company, extent of a pipe will make 70 km, capacity - 30 thousand barr. A day, expenses for building - 115 million dollars

Urals Energy becomes one of participants of filling of first stage VSTO, having obliged to put the first oil in this pipe already to the beginning of 2009. In the middle of July of this year eks - the president Transneft Simeon Weinstock has informed that on share Urals Energy it is necessary to 700-800 thousand t to oil in a year from the declared volume of first stage VSTO 30 million t in a year. By words the top - the manager, the pipeline while seems too narrow to let in all oil which the companies want to put on the East. He has noticed that already submitted written demands of the companies for filling VSTO in aggregate guarantee 36 million deliveries t oil, 25 million from them has suggested to put Rosneft from the Vankorsky deposit, Surgutneftegaz promises 2 million more t to oil from the Talakansky deposit, the multinational corporation - BP - about 2 million t from the Verhnechonsky deposit (with possibility of the subsequent increase to 4 million).

Behind a project board while there are also interested persons to run in VSTO LUKOIL and the Irkutsk oil company. In LUKOIL even look narrowly to NPZ at the western coast USA and in Singapore in connection with realisation in Russia of project VSTO, the deputy chief of department of development of oil refining of LUKOIL Michael Antonov informed earlier. However while Transneft according to its vice-president Sergey Grigoriev, has not defined the exact size of quotas for each of the oil companies applying for delivery of raw materials in VSTO within the limits of the first stage. Written demands of the companies contain only offers on raw materials deliveries, it is necessary to look still, how many oil each of them can extract on nearby to VSTO deposits to the declared term - he has specified.