Technological priorities in exploration and production are determined taking into account the need to achieve the strategic goals of the company. Strategic objectives face a number of problems:
- reduction of production volumes at mature fields;
- increase of new (more complex) fields share in the production profile:
- unconventional reserves;
- carbonate and fractured reservoirs;
- under-gas-cap zones.
A-Energy Corporation made a list of technological challenges in exploration and production grouped by technological development priority areas and fully covering all technological needs of the Company.