CNPC combine reports Umit discovery

The Aktobemunaigaz joint venture that operates Kenkiyak and Zhanazhol fields in the Precaspian basin brought Umit field on production in mid-2005.Umit, on the 3,100 sq km Central block in Aktyubinsk oblast south of Zhanazhol field and west of Kozhasay field, is the first field discovered and brought on line in the province since Saigak oil field 10 years earlier, reported IHS Energy (OGJ Online, Oct. 29, 1999).The discovery well, Ashisay-1 spudded in October 2004, is understood to have tested oil and gas in a presalt carbonate reservoir. The initial producing rate was 700 b/d of oil.Aktobemunaigaz, largest oil producer in the Aktobe region, is owned by China National Petroleum Co. 85.15% ...

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