November 29, 2018 at a Meeting of the Board of PJSC "Gazprom" was awarded the company's prize in the field of science and technology for 2018. Dmitry Ponomarenko, General Director of JSC “Octopus”, became the winner of the award.
On November 11-14, 2018, the General Director of Octopus JSC Dmitry Ponomarenko along with participants of Skolkovo Foundation and the group of companies promoted by Russian Export Center, participated in the XXI International Oil and Gas Exhibition and Conference ADIPEC-2018.
In September, 24 Octomaks Technologies (JV founded by Octopus) signed a contract with ONGC Asset Ankleshwar. Currently acquisition works are being conducted in Gandhar Field to obtain information about sweet spots.
Octopus JSC and its Indian partners(STORK Group) established joint venture Octomaks Technologies PLC in July 2018 in Republic of India. The goal of collaboration is to conduct geological surveys and implement projects in for improving efficiency if oil&gas field development.
The General Director of JSC "Octopus "was awarded the prize of PJSC "Gazprom" as a participant in the development of the best research work in the field of science and technology for 2018. The work was carried out by the experts of OOO "Gazprom VNIIGAZ".
In the July issue of the magazine "Latin America" was published an article by the General Director of JSC "Octopus" Dmitry Ponomarenko. Title of the article is " Strategy Stayer: prospects Of Russian-Mexican cooperation in the oil and gas sector."
The representatives of 3 engineering companies Octopus, Gradient Technology and Fidesys met in Skolkovo Foundation offices.
The participants of the meeting discussed
possibility of calculationsfor effective properties
of rockformations, detected some issues and defined plausible touch points of cooperation.
Experts of Octopus held a meeting in Moscow with representatives of oil company Pacif Petrol (Ecuador). The results obtained had allowed defining zones which had abnormal properties for diffraction, associated with decompression zones of rock formations. Based on analysis outputs Russian experts recommended Ecuador partners to seriously amend drill plan of 7 exploratory wells on Santa Elena Peninsula.
Geophysics of "Octopus" have published a paper "Geological and geophysical characteristics of the Lower Permian Kungurian deposits of the Astrakhan arch" in international journal "Neftegas Internatinal".