18th of August, Rosneft together with Norwegian company Statoil Petroleum AS started exploration operations at the Pingvin License PL713prospect in the Norwegian section of the Barents Sea.
Rosneft and ExxonMobil signed an agreement to extend the existing Strategic Agreement on implementation of the Far East LNG project.
OAO NK Rosneft started airborne and gravimetric survey field operations in the Central Arctic Region and the North Kara Sea License Area. Rosneft’s joint venture partner for exploration of the North Kara Sea License Areas is ExxonMobil.
The Kara-Winter-2014 Expedition organized by the Arctic Research and Design Center (a joint venture of Rosneft and ExxonMobil) with expert support from the Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute Federal State Budget Institution left the Port of Murmansk on board the Yamal Ice-Breaker.
Aerial gravity-magnetic surveys began at the Yuzhno-Chukotsky License Area in the Eastern Arctic to establish the field’s subsurface structure.