GOMEL, 21 May (BelTA) – Belarusian oil industry specialists have got down to cementing well bores in Ukraine. It is a new kind of work for Belorusneft on the Ukrainian oil industry services market, the company's press service told BelTA.
Well bore No.4 in the Brigadirovskoye gas condensate field was the first object on the to-do list. The company specialists will have to perform such work in three other fields, too.
Belorusneft's daughter enterprise OOO Service Oil is the subcontractor. A cementing fleet and crews have been handed over to the daughter enterprise for the duration of the cementing operations. As many as 18 units of special backfill hardware, the necessary auxiliary equipment, and servicemen were sent to Ukraine to do the job.
The work proceeds in line with the contract with Ukrgasvydobuvannya. Belorusneft has cooperated with the Ukrainian company for several years already in various kinds of services, including the drilling of lateral holes, hydrofracturing, and well repairs.
The Belarusian industrial group Belorusneft was founded in 1966. The company specializes in the surveying, prospecting and development of oil fields, well drilling, oil and associated petroleum gas extraction in Belarus and a number of other countries.More about Economy