Source - SMW
LukOil has completed the construction and commissioning of the fifth production well at Vladimir Filanovsky offshore field in the Caspian Sea and commenced the construction of the sixth well that is going to be used for water injection.

LukOil said the fifth well had a bilateral horizontal design. 

It said: "The horizontal length of the main bore is 1,429 meters, while the length of its sidetrack is 1,612 meters. 

"The new well has significantly increased the field's daily production with over 14 thousand tons of oil produced on June 13, 2017, or 5 million tons on an annualized basis. 

"The works are carried out to achieve the well's design operating conditions."