Dagnotekh continues to add to its exploration and development acreage in the Russia and operates the majority of its Russian production today.

In addition to the redevelopment of its legacy oil and gas fields utilizing new exploration and development technology, Dagnotekhis focused on the exploration and development of new unconventional resource plays. The pursuit of these resource plays is made possible by applying state-of-the-art new exploration and development technologies, such as long lateral horizontal drilling, advanced seismic techniques and multistage hydraulic fracture technologies.


Dagnotekh currently oversees a wide and geographically diverse group of exploration, production and development activities in the Middle East, Latin America, Africa and Europe.

Dagnotekh has a rich heritage of international exploration, having conducted seismic survey and drilling operations in a variety of climactic conditions, both onshore and offshore.

While the majority of the company’s activities are the result of internal prospect generation, Dagnotekh remains open to participation in opportunities generated by others that are consistent with Dagnotekh’s operating philosophy and meet the company’s technical and economic criteria.

As a partner in ongoing world-class projects, Dagnotekh is committed to exceeding industry standards and contributing to the economic growth and social framework of Russia.