The development of the Samburskoye field represents an important step
forward in Eni's growth and consolidation in the Russian Federation, and is the
first of four start-ups expected in the four-year plan that will lead to a
production of about 200,000 boepd net to Eni in 2019.
SeverEnergia, a joint venture between Eni, Novatek (25.5%), Gazpromneft
(25.5%) and Enel (19%), is the first Italian-Russian company active in E&P,
has offices in Moscow and operates the Yamal-Nenets fields, which currently
produces some 90% of Russian gas.
Since 2008, Eni has also had an agreement
with Yamal-Nenets in place, for the creation of social and cultural