Development of the Kandym group of fields (consisting of Kandym, Kuvachi-Alat, Akkum, Parsankul, Khodzhi, West Khodzhi) is one of the Company's priorities. The Kandym group of gas fields is located in Karakul District of Bukhara Oblast, near the Turkmen border. The contract area is 431 sq. km.
Following the launch of key production facilities, we ramped up gas production from the Kandym-Khauzak-Shady project to the plateau level.
LLC LUKOIL Uzbekistan Operating Company and JSC "Uzbekneftegaz".
The LUKOIL Group’s consortium share is 90%.
Share of JSC "Uzbekneftegaz" is 10%.
Type of agreement: PSA, exploration and production (gas).
Agreement signed in 2004.
Agreement effective till 2046.
The key facility of the Kandym project is 8 bcmpa gas processing complex, one of the largest in Central Asia, that was commissioned in 2018. The complex was designed for gas desulfurization
and production of marketable gas, stable gas condensate, and marketable sulfur.
The plant consists of two process lines, 4 bcm each. The plant’s infrastructure includes external power and water supply facilities, a gas production and gathering system, and an export gas pipeline, as well as a field camp, a fire station, and other infrastructure.