21 July 2010

Working visit of Shtokman Development AG delegation to Murmansk region

On July 21-st delegation of Shtokman Development AG has paid working visit to Murmansk Region. Negotiations have been carried out between Dmitriy Dmitrienko, Governor of Murmansk Region, and Alexey Zagorovskiy, Chief Executive Officer of SDAG. In the course of the negotiations parties discussed issues on cooperation in the frameworks of the Shtokman Phase 1 Project implementation.

Special attention was paid to the maximum involvement of local manufactures, suppliers and human resources potential. “The Plan of the joint working groups activity on the interaction between Murmansk Region Government and Shtokman Development AG for 2010” has been signed.

Dmitriy Dmitrienko stated that this meeting is considered as a specific step in the Shtokman gas condensate field development and the document signed enables parties to take a practical view of the situation.

After Plan signing, a trip is planned to Teriberka area, where the sites for future onshore facilities construction are located. Discussion with Nikolay Maximov, Commander-in-Chief of the Northern Fleet, Vice-Admiral, is scheduled as well