22 Sep 2010 17:57

Lukoil could bring partner into Trebs-Titov project

MOSCOW. Sept 22 (Interfax) - Lukoil could being a partner into the project to develop the Trebs-Titov fields if it wins a tender for the license, a company official told reporters.

"A partner for Trebs and Titov - why not?" said Vladimir Mulyak, head of Lukoil's Main Division of Oil and Gas Production and Infrastructure.

Mulyak said this would spread the financial risk and enable the company to draw on a partner's expertise.

"It's a normal form of cooperation," he said.