JSC UkrGasVydobuvannya incorporates UkrBurGas Drilling Division (branch), the largest drilling enterprise in Ukraine. Four drilling departments, technological transport and special equipment departments, which are part of the branch, provide the full range of well construction operations.
In 2017, JSC UkrGasVydobuvannya has increased drilling meterage by 25.4 % compared to 2016, to 248,2 thousand meters.
In particular, the company has drilled 240.4 thousand meters with the efforts of its own UkrBurGas Drilling Division and the remaining 7.8 thousand - by the external contractor.
During the period 2017-2019, JSC UkrGasVydobuvannya plans to upgrade thirty two drilling rigs of UkrBurGas, which will contribute to increasing their penetration rate to 500-600 meters per month from the 381 meters of today. Moreover, the company plans to purchase about 20 new drilling rigs by 2020.