New oil deposits

“Belorusneft” in Khoiniki region discovered new oil deposits.

Oil-saturated reservoirs are allocated in the well sunk to the west of Moskvichevskaya and Kalininskaya blocks. Commercial oil flow was produced in open bore of Semiluki horizon at the interval depth 3,998.4 – 4,047.8 m.

The structure of a new block was defined and prepared for deep-hole drilling by the specialists of BelNIPIneft under supervision of Boris Dubinin and Alexey Gartsev based on the results of 3D seismic operations. The design depth of the exploration well construction of which was started last July makes 4,215 m.

Geological prospecting and drilling operations are continued to be carried out. The borders and reserves of Zapadno-Kalininsky structure are planned to be detailed, and the structure is to be prepared for commercial operation.