For the long years the territories of business activity of Surgutneftegaz PJSC was located in Khanty-Mansiysk autonomous district. In the early XXI century the Tyumen region became the third region where Company started gas-oil extraction at the industrial rates. At Uvat territory of Tyumen region there are about 40 discovered oilfields, 3 of them are owned by Surgutneftegas PJSC. The question of the environmental protection stands one of the most important for the Company. Especially it is significant during the first stages of exploration when the territory is still clear from the human activities. This question is a topical issue not only because of the human influence on the geo-chemical condition, but because of the natural changes. The results can exceed the state normative.
Surgutneftegas PJSC conducts exploration at several license areas at the Uvat territory. It’s the common fact that even the first stages of gas-oil extraction influence on all the natural components, including the landscapes and soils. Some of natural components influence one another. Surgutneftegas PJSC always performs the ecological monitoring. Its results can show the modern and future conditions of the environment.
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