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Wintershall is Germany's largest internationally active crude oil and natural gas producer. We explore and produce oil and gas in Europe, North Africa, South America, Russia, and the Middle East. We have been active for over 85 years and have a workforce in excess of about 2,000 employees from more than 50 nationalities.

As a wholly owned subsidiary of the chemical group BASF in Ludwigshafen, we base our success on our technical know-how and strong international partnerships.

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The “lifecycle” of oil & gas fields

The service life of oil and gas fields is divided into different phases ranging from the discovery to the decommissioning.

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SPEAD Around the world in 24 months

Jonas Illing, Project Controller in Norway,
talking about his time at SPEAD.

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Explore Wintershall and its activities all over the world #ExploreWintershall

Once around the (Wintershall) world! Find out all about Germany's largest oil and gas producer in the company’s new digital brochure for iPad, Android and Windows tablets.

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In Siberia, one of the remotest regions of the world, our employees at Achimgaz recover up to 15 million cubic metres of natural gas every day.

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For centuries, Klaus Rummel’s winemaking family has farmed the rolling hills around Landau, where Wintershall also recovers crude oil.

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