Atyrau Oil & Gas
Brief Analysis of the Oil and Gas Industry of Atyrau Region
Atyrau region is one of the largest industrial regions of the country and is rightfully considered a pioneer in the emergence of the oil industry in Kazakhstan. In the region, in 1899, a gush of oil at the Karashungul field flowed, which marked the beginning of the history of Kazakh oil. Commercial production began in 1911 at the Dossor field.
30 years of TCO in Kazakhstan
Looking Back at History
Discovery of Tengiz field
Tengiz oil field, located on the west part of Kazakhstan, was discovered in 1979. On 18 December 1979, the first well in the field gave oil from the pre-salt formation at the depth of 4045 - 4095 meters. From beginning to mid-1980’s, drilling activities were conducted intensively on the territory of the field, and more than hundred wells were drilled.
How Has TCO Become a National Driver for the Development of Kazakhstan’s Oil and Gas Industry Over the Past 30 years?
Tengizchevroil (TCO), Kazakhstan's largest crude oil producer, celebrates its 30th anniversary in April. Over the years, TCO has transformed into a global producer in the oil and gas industry. This Petroleum Journal's interview with Kevin Lyon, General Director of Tengizchevroil, covers such topics as TCO's current production developments, the advancement of local talent, nationalization, as well as environmental protection efforts while increasing production.
Tengiz is in My Destiny. TCO Veterans Share Memories on the Eve of the Anniversary
TCO veterans share memories on the eve of the anniversary
Myrzakuat Karabalin, retired on 03/29/2022, last position – Manager of Planning and Economic Analysis of the Field Development Department of Tengizchevroil LLP
Managers of TCO for 30 years in Kazakhstan
Working with TCO as a Quality Seal for a Kazakhstani Company
The key role played by Tengizchevroil (TCO) in the Kazakhstani economy is not limited to the volume of oil and gas produced. Over 30 years of operation, the joint venture has allocated more than 43 billion US dollars for the purchase of goods, works and services from Kazakhstani suppliers.
Thirty Years for the Benefit of Atyrau
Simultaneously with the creation of Tengizchevroil in 1993, an extensive 5-year program with a total budget of 50 mln US dollars began, aimed at solving urgent socio-infrastructural problems of the Atyrau region. The program was called the Atyrau Bonus Fund and was funded by Chevron Corporation.
TCO Digital Transformation: From Bytes to Barrels
Digital transformation in operations is much more than just the introduction of advanced technologies. It involves building a new digital culture which enables safe execution of work, continued increase of productivity and adds value throughout the value chain. Tengizchevroil adheres to this principle which allows the company to demonstrate remarkable performance.
Atyrau Oil & Gas
Chevron and Kazakhstan: Thirty Years of Partnership
Thirty years ago, Chevron became the first major international investor in the newly independent Kazakhstan and signed an agreement for establishment of Tengizchevroil (TCO) joint venture to develop a unique field - Tengiz.
We Consider s Range of Scenarios - Including Remote Scenarios - to Help Inform Perspectives of the Future and Enhance Strategic Thinking
No single transition pathway can be reasonably predicted, given the wide range of uncertainties. Key unknowns include yet-to-be-developed government policies, narket conditions, and advances in technology that may influence the cost, pace, and potential availability of certain pathways
CPC Debottlenecking Program: Increased Volumes, Increased Reliability
The year 2022 ended with an important and significant event for the Caspian Pipeline Consortium (CPC) as it achieved mechanical completion to transport about 72.5 mln tons of oil annually from Kazakhstan and up to 81.5 mln tons of oil per year through the territory of the Russian Federation. This resulted from the implementation of individual projects combined into a large-scale Debottlenecking Program (DBNP).
High-tech KSB Pumps for Ammonia and Urea Production
The chemical industry is one of the strategically important sectors of the national economy of the Republic of Kazakhstan. It plays an important role in the manufacturing sector, directly impacting the development of such key areas as metallurgy, agriculture and construction.
KPO Reports 2022 Performance Results
Karachaganak Petroleum Operating B.V. (KPO) has announced its performance results for 2022.
Over this period, KPO produced nearly 129 million barrels of oil equivalent of stable and unstable liquid hydrocarbons, export raw gas and sweet fuel gas.