Verification services for Dunga Phase II in Kazakhstan

Dunga Phase 2Client: Maersk Oil Kazakhstan GmbH

Application: Dunga Phase II Development Project

Location: Mangystau region, Kazakhstan

The field is located in steppe flat part of the Southern Mangyshlak peninsula in immediate proximity to the sea area of the Caspian sea in Tupkaraganskiy region of Mangystau oblast. Deep exploration drilling in the Dunga area started in February 1966. The first commercial oil flow was first received in June 1969 in well 6D.

Lloyd’s Register Kazakhstan LLP (LR) has been contracted to act as Verification Body for the Dunga Phase 2 development Project. LR is required to provide a confidence that those aspects of the Project facilities included into the scope are safe. The verification process is executed through verification of activities related to design, fabrication, installation, hook-up and commissioning of the expanded process facilities included into the scope of LR services.

Gordon John Sales, Project Manager at Maersk Oil Kazakhstan: ”Lloyd’s Register  was selected in August 2013 by Maersk Oil Kazakhstan to provide the independent verification body services for the Dunga Phase II project. This service helps to us to ensure the project complies with all necessary RoK regulatory requirements as well as with our corporate standards”.