PetroKazakhstan Kumkol Resources JSC (PKKR) is an oil producing company registered in the Republic of Kazakhstan and developing oil fields and exploration blocks in the South Turgai basin: Kumkol (south-east part), South Kumkol, East Kumkol, North Nuraly, Aryskum, Kyzylkia, North -Western Kyzylkiya, Maibulak, South – West Karabulak.
In order to develop the fields and related infrastructure, PKKR is implementing large projects, such as modernizing pipeline systems, power supply at the fields; introduction of the latest technologies for oil and gas production; construction of a new office on the basis of Workover and expansion of medical clinic at the Kumkol South field; expansion of camps and construction of sports and bathing complexes at the Aryskum field, at the Kumkol South field.
In 2007 “PKKR” constructed a 10 inch gas pipeline Kyzylkiya-Aryskum, put into operation an oil gathering system at Aryskum and Kyzylkiya fields, modified the reservoir pressure maintenance system at Kumkol field and also expanded the field camp at Aryskum field to provide accommodation to 200 additional people.In 2008 gas utilization facilities were commissioned at Kumkol, Aryskum, Kyzylkiya and Maibulak fields: the works related to the gas re-injection at Kumkol field, the gas transportation system from Kyzylkiya to Aryskum field and the gas injection system at Aryskum field were completed. All construction and installation works were also fully completed under the gas utilization project at Maibulak field. On five sites of the gas gathering system at Kumkol field the construction, installation and pre-commissioning operations were completed at the beginning of the 2nd quarter, 2009.
Within the frameworks of the gas utilization program PKKR invested more than 143 mln USD into its implementation in years 2004-2010. The Company was among the pioneers that started to develop and implement the gas utilization program in Kazakhstan.
Investments made in the associated gas utilization project:
Thus, in Y2018, the camp was put into operation at the Karabulak field in the north-west part of the Aryskum trough of the South Turgai basin. In 2020, to supply the gas turbine power station at the Kumkol field with fuel gas, a gas pipeline of 10 inches diameter and of 60 km Kyzylkiya-Kumkol road length and compressor unit with capacity of up to 500,000 m3 of gas per day were put into operation at the Kyzylkiya field.
In Y2021, for the purpose of centralized power supply to the Kyzylkiya, Aryskum, North-West Kyzylkiya, Karabulak and South-Eastern Karabulak districts, two 110 kV overhead power lines with a length of 60 km were put into operation; one substation PS-110/35 kV; three substations PS-35/6 kV; 35 kV overhead power lines with total length of 41 km.
“PKKR” remains one of the largest sponsors in Kyzylorda Oblast. During its work in the republic, the Company has allocated significant funds for the implementation of socially significant projects and charity.