Environmental Monitoring

References to legislative acts requiringimplementation of the following types of work

Beginning in 2007 monitoringobservations (surveys) are performed by nature users in accordance withrequirements of the main ecological document – the Environmental Code of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

In addition to the main legislativedocument – the RK Environmental Code, and other codes, the following documentseffective in 2012 regulate the monitoring activities in the Republic of Kazakhstan:

  • RK Law “On Subsoil and Subsurface Use”, (as amended in 2010).
  • RK Law “On Wildlife Protection, Reproduction and Use” (as amended in 2004)
  • RK Water Code (as amended in 2003)
  • RK Law “On Radiation Safety” (as amended in 1998).

Work Objectives

The main objectives of ecological andmonitoring surveys are to collect the updated and reliable data on status ofenvironmental components.

Work Experience (major Customers,Programs and Projects within 2008-2012)

Types of activities
Customer
Year
Offshore ecological surveys
AGIP KCO
2005-2011
Onshore ecological surveys in Mangystau oblast
AGIP KCO
2011
Water-related onshore surveys in Atyrau oblast
AGIP KCO
2005-2012
Drilling of monitoring wells, monitoring of groundwater/seawater in
Mangystau oblast

AGIP KCO
2008-2012
Integrated offshore surveys for assessment of biological resources in
Kazakhstan part of the Caspian Sea

Fishery Committee under the RK Ministry of Agriculture
2010-2011
Program of industrial environmental control within the package of
Application for obtaining Ecological Permit for Bolganmola facilities in West
Kazakhstan oblast

Integracia Oil
2010
Programs of industrial environmental control and preparation of
reports within the package of Application for obtaining Ecological Permits in
Mangystau and Atyrau oblasts

NCOC
2010
State ecological monitoring of the Caspian Sea shelf and coastal zone
with application of airspace remote sensing technologies

Mangystau Oblast State Department of Natural Resources and
Environmental Management

2007-2010
Onshore ecological surveys within the framework of Experimental
Program and Compliance Monitoring Program (EP and CMP) in Atyrau oblast

AGIP KCO
2005-2010
State industrial environmental control the Caspian Sea shelf and
coastal zone with application of airspace remote sensing technologies

Mangystau Oblast State Department of Natural Resources and
Environmental Management

2009
Baseline ecological and social-economic surveys of Karachaganak oil
and gas condensate field

“Caspian Engineering & Research” LLC
2008-2009
Industrial environmental control of “Samek International” LLC Blocks А and Е
Samek International LLC
2008
Industrial environmental control of Kozha South and Karagan fields
Econeftegas LLC
2008