Rosneft successfully completed the drilling of the northernmost well in the world – the Universitetskaya-1 well in the Arctic. According to the results of the drilling Rosneft has made an oil discovery at the East-Prinovozemelskiy-1 license area.
On behalf of Rosneft Oil Company and on my personal behalf, I am pleased to congratulate you with our professional holiday, the Oilman’s Day.
Rosneft starts exploitation of the Northern Tip of Chayvo field on the Sakhalin Island. President of Russian Federation Vladimir Putin led the ceremony in a video link from Gorno-Altaysk.
Rosneft and ExxonMobil joint venture company Karmorneftegaz began drilling of Universitetskaya-1, the Russian Federation's northernmost well using the West Alpha rig.
Rosneft and ExxonMobil as a part of Sakhalin-1 consortium have put the Berkut drilling rig into operation on Arkutun-Dagi field after a successful installation of top construction at gravity-base structure. The platform was put into operation on June, 27 during the teleconference with the RF President Vladimir Putin.
On June 27, 2014 Annual General Meeting of Rosneft shareholders was held in Khabarovsk. Holders of 92.9 % of the Company’s shares took part in the meeting. The Meeting approved the Annual Report, Annual Financial Statements, Profit Distribution of Rosneft for 2013.
16 June Rosneft President, Chairman of the Management Board Igor Sechin took part in discussion amid plenary session ‘Energy Sector Growth Strategy in the Developing World’ in the course of 21st World Petroleum Congress in Moscow. ExxonMobil President, Chairman of the Management Board Rex Tillerson also joined the discussion.
Rosneft President, Chairman of the Management Board, Executive Secretary of Russia’s Presidential Commission on Strategic Development of the Fuel and Energy Sector and Ecological Safety Igor Sechin took part in the Commission’s meeting under the chairmanship of Russian President Vladimir Putin on June 4.
Rosneft reviewed the results of DeGolyer & MacNaughton's independent audit of its hydrocarbon reserves. In 2013, Rosneft once again confirmed its positions as a world’s leader among publicly traded companies in terms of proven hydrocarbon reserves and hydrocarbon resources.
International offshore partnership
Strategic cooperation agreements signed with ExxonMobil, Eni and Statoil. Agreements envisage exploration of Russian offshore zones and cooperation through technology sharing and joint international projects.