11maintenance of liquid hydrocarbon production plateau, million tons annually
2.4investment, billion US dollars
2600new jobs during the construction of KEP-1A
124new jobs during operation
Two projects were completed in 2021-2022: Karachaganak Gas Debottlenecking project (KGDBN) and The Fourth Injection Compressor (4ICP) Project. The total investment of both projects is $1.5 billion.
As an operator of the Karashyganak field Karashyganak Petroleum Operating B.V. implements the following projects:
Fifth Injection Compressor Project (KEP-1A or 5ICP)
-Project cost is $970 million, and additional production is 7.1 million tons.
-Project is at the implementation stage.
-The launch of the 5th compressor is scheduled for the 4th quarter of 2025.
Sixth Injection Compressor Project (KEP-1B or 6ICP)
- Final investment decision (FID) was made in November 2022 .
- Project cost is $735 million, and additional production is 5.8 million tons.
- The launch of the 6th compressor is scheduled for the 1st quarter of 2028.