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Summary Information

  • Operator: Sakhalin Energy Investment Company
  • Country: Russia
  • Location: Sakhalin
  • Production start:
  • Partners:
  • Type: Oil & Gas
  • Estimated Reserves:
  • Production Volume:


  • Lunskoye Oil And Gas Field is 20 km offshore in 50 m water depth
  • The onshore facility consists of two gas-processing trains; crude oil storage tanks, 100MW power plant, gas compression modules and an oil booster pump station.
  • The Offshore facility consists of the Lun-A platform is the first in Russia offshore oil production platform. The sea platform uses highly flexible materials so as to adapt itself to freezing temperature of minus 40o and also require cutting-edge molding and installation technology that fit the rigid environment of deep sea.
  • This platform produces the majority of the gas for the Sakhalin Lng Terminal. Oil/condensate and gas separation including gas treatment for transport to the LNG plant is done at the onshore processing facility.


  • Aker Kvaerner: Engineering, procurement, management and project services for platform substructure
  • Samsung Heavy Industries: Fully integrated deck construction including production and refinery facilities
  • AMEC:
    • Detailed engineering, project management and construction support
    • Construction of 1,600 kilometers of oil and gas pipeline
  • Kentz: Multi-discipline construction, completions and commissioning services of the on-site infrastructure projects associated with the oil production facility
  • Saipem:
    • Engineering, procurement, construction and installation of a pipeline system connecting the platform to the shore
    • Transport and installation of platform topsides


  • 2000 - Shell acquired Marathon's stake in the field
  • 2003 - SHI awarded platform contract
  • 2003 - AMEC Awarded Detailed engineering, project management and construction support contract
  • 2004 - Saipem awarded pipeline & installation contracts
  • 2007 - Platform Topsides installed
  • 2008 - The Lun-A was successfully brought on stream



  1. Lunskoye (Sakhalin), Kentz
  2. SHI in Large Shipbuilding Deals
  3. Shell Sakhalin Holdings B.V. And Marathon Sakhalin Limited Asset Swap
  4. Sakhalin contract to Aker Kvaerner
  5. AMEC Awarded US $230 Million Sakhalin II Contract by Shell JV
  6. Saipem awarded two contracts for the Sakhalin II offshore project amounting to approximately USD 343 million
  7. AMEC SPIE’s Pipeline Business Wins Share Of Russian Project

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