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PRESS-RELEASE
23.09.2016
LUKOIL PRESIDENT MEETS PRIME MINISTER OF KAZAKHSTAN

President of LUKOIL Vagit Alekperov had a meeting with Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan Bakytzhan Sagintayev in Astana today. The parties discussed LUKOIL’s ongoing projects in Kazakhstan and prospects of broader cooperation in the country’s oil and gas sector.

LUKOIL has been operating in Kazakhstan since 1995. The company participates in three onshore oil and gas production projects as well as in Caspian Pipeline Consortium (CPC).

PRESS-RELEASE
23.09.2016
CASPIAN SEA HOSTS INTERNATIONAL EMERGENCY RESPONSE EXERCISES INVOLVING FIVE COUNTRIES

LUKOIL, together with the ministries of emergency situations of Russia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan and Iran, practiced joint emergency response as part of the Caspian-2016 international exercise held in Astrakhan. The exercise was attended by Vladimir Stepanov, Russia’s first deputy minister of emergency situations.

The main goal of the exercise was to join the efforts of all the countries in case of an emergency. LUKOIL employees and emergency rescue teams from the five countries have practiced joint actions in simulated accidents at two offshore fields of LUKOIL’s, namely Y. Korchagin and V. Filanovsky, and also at the corporate training center.

The emergency simulated at the Y. Korchagin field included a fire on the offshore platform, an oil pipeline leakage and an oil spill on the sea surface.

Once again LUKOIL employees have demonstrated their preparedness for any emergencies. This year, the exercise involved new equipment and transport, the standby/rescue vessel Bumi-Naryan-Mar, rapid deployment oil spill booms and oil skimmers suitable for ice conditions.

PRESS-RELEASE
19.09.2016
LUKOIL MOVED UP TO SIXTH PLACE IN PLATTS GLOBAL TOP ENERGY COMPANIES RATING

LUKOIL is now ranked 6th in the US Platts Agency’s 2016 Top 250 Global Energy Company Rankings, moving seven lines up compared to the year 2015.

The ranking is based on a Platts formula embracing asset worth, revenues, profits and return on invested capital. Financial data for the Platts Top 250 Global Energy Company Rankings was provided by S&P Global Market Intelligence, which is, like Platts, a division of S&P Global.

In the previous years’ rankings by Platts, LUKOIL held the 13th place in 2015, the 11th place in 2014, the 7th place in 2013, the 11th place in 2012 and the 10th place in 2011.

 

PRESS-RELEASE
19.09.2016
LUKOIL’S PRESIDENT DISCUSSED JOINT PROJECTS WITH IRAN’S LEADERS

Today, the President of LUKOIL Vagit Alekperov met with the Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh in Teheran. The parties discussed the outlooks on the Company’s participation in Iranian projects.

“We are willing to work in Iran. The Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh confirmed the intention to cooperate with our Company as well. We have two agreements with the Iranian government to explore territories and specific fields that we find promisimg,” Vagit Alekperov said.

During his business trip in Iran, Vagit Alekperov also met with the Managing Director of the National Iranian Oil Company Ali Kardor.

 

PRESS-RELEASE
16.09.2016
LUKOIL GROUP’S WEST-SIBERIAN OILMEN RECEIVED STATE, MINISTEREAL, REGIONAL AND CORPORATE AWARDS

Today, employees of LLC LUKOIL-West Siberia (a wholly-owned subsidiary of PJSC LUKOIL) received state, ministereal, regional and corporate awards in Kogalym (Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Area-Yugra) marking the 25th anniversary of PJSC LUKOIL. Twenty-four persons were honored at the ceremony. The awards were presented to the oilmen by the Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian FederationOlga Golodets, the Governor of the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Area-Yugra Natalya Komarova and the First Vice-President of PJSC LUKOIL Vladimir Nekrasov. 

The Order of Honor was awarded by the Russian Federation President’s decree to the Chief Engineer of OOO LUKOIL-ENERGOSETI’s Langepassko-Pokachevskaya Energoneft Service Center Valeriy Latkin for outstanding contribution to the fuel and energy complex development and longstanding conscientious work, the Medal of Order of Merit to the Fatherland, II degree, was awarded to the Deputy General Director for Economics and Finance - Treasurer of LLC LUKOIL-West Siberia Sergey Zats and to the service technician for process unit maintenance Viktor Tereshchenko.

Titles of honor were presented to four employees of the Company: Honored Worker of Oil and Gas Industry of the Russian Federation - to the operator of oil and gas production Radik Yulbarisov, Honored Worker of Fuel and Energy Complex - to the processing pump operator Rayfin Gareev, Honored Worker of Oil and Gas Production Industry of the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Area – to the electric-and-gas welder Ivan Asmanov and process unit operator Valeriy Vershinin.

Certificates of Merit of the President of the Russian Federation were awarded to the Deputy General Director for Personnel Management of LLC LUKOIL-West Siberia Andrey Kabatov, electric-and-gas welder Nikolay Bykhun, service technician for gas equipment operation and maintenance Aleksandr Erokhin and operator of oil and gas production Andrey Martynov.

The Certificate of Merit of the Ministry of Energy of the Russian Federation was presented to the Deputy General Director for Gas Projects of LUKOIL-West Siberia Valeriy Kostilevskiy.

The Honored Worker of the Company title was awarded to the operator of oil and gas production of LLC LUKOIL-West Siberia Ildar Kunakkuzin for his outstanding personal contribution to the development of LUKOIL. The Merit of the Company decoration was awarded to the General Director of TPE (Trading and Production Enterprise) Kogalymneftegaz Vladislav Zubarev and four other employees. The Veteran of the Company honorary title was presented to three employees of the Company.

After the festive awarding ceremony LUKOIL’s First Vice-President Vladimir Nekrasov, the Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Olga Golodets and the Governor of Yugra Natalya Komarova answered the questions of LUKOIL-West Siberia’s oilmen.