about us

history, key experts, services and ideology of the company

BREND-VIK LTD, LLC is a team of experienced specialists, who keep up with the times, expanding their capabilities and striving to be leaders in geological exploration of hydrocarbon fields in Ukraine and abroad.


The Сompany was founded to provide services in the areas of prospecting, exploration and production of hydrocarbon fields to oil and gas companies of Ukraine and the world.

Company's history consists of several phases:

In 1994 - 2012, the Company actively developed and mastered the Ukrainian market. The main areas of activity were focused on the implementation of theoretical geology and applied geological works: local and zonal forecasts of oil and gas content, projects for well drilling and research, industrial development of fields, etc. The best specialists of the oil and gas industry of Ukraine were involved in the implementation of these works – geologists, geophysicists, production experts and economists. During this period BREND-VIK LTD established itself in the market of services in the oil and gas industry of Ukraine as a reliable partner and a quality contractor. It was during these years that a strong foundation was laid for the further development of the Company.


At the beginning of 2013, with the arrival of experienced and ambitious specialists – geologists and geophysicists, the BREND-VIK LTD performed a «reload» of the work process: a new level of quality of work and a significant expansion of the range of services provided to oil and gas companies. In 2014 BREND-VIK LTD opens a production office in Kyiv and populates it with modern equipment and software that allow to fulfill the demanding tasks set by the customers at the modern international level.


In 2018 BREND-VIK LTD joined the DENIMEX Group of Companies, which performs a full range of services, from the engineering development and selection of required equipment and technologies to the commissioning with continued service support throughout the lifetime.


BREND-VIK LTD is a Certified Partner of OGRE Systems Inc., and also an exclusive reseller of R3 Oil Inventory Management System software in Ukraine, which enables the assessment of hydrocarbon assets to a whole new level.


BREND-VIK LTD is a licensed partner of GNS Science and an agent of modern seismic processing and migration software – GLOBE Claritas (bought by Petrosys).


The Company is exclusive distributor in Eastern Europe of Tesseral Pro seismic modeling software and also is licensed to use the Duplex Waves Migration (DWM) software.

The key staff of the Company includes experienced and qualified industry professionals:

Dmytro Kostenko

Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Geological Engineer, M.Sc. in Geology, Ph.D. in Geology
Industry experience – 24 years

email: d.kostenko@brend-vikltd.com


Serhiy Halchenko

Chief Technical Advisor (CTA)

Geophysical Engineer, Academic Advisor of Engineering Academy of Ukraine,
Corresponding Member of UNGA
Industry experience - 39 years

email: s.halchenko@brend-vikltd.com


Serhiy Beztelesniy

Chief Geologist

Geophysical Engineer, Honorable Prospector of the mineral resources,
was awarded with industry Awards
Industry experience – 21 years

email: s.beztelesniy@brend-vikltd.com


Yuri Renkas

Chief Geophysicist

Geophysical Engineer, certified specialist
Industry experience – 24 years

email: y.renkas@brend-vikltd.com


In case of necessity, the Company involves the best professionals to solve highly specialized geological problems and issues.

The general list of services provided by the Company was significantly expanded:

  1. Seismic survey design and supervision of any complexity applying modeling;

  2. Seismic data processing;

  3. Well log data digitizing and processing;

  4. Integrated interpretation of geological and geophysical (G&G) data (seismic, well logging, etc.), geological modeling of the object;

  5. Prediction of the geological section (seismic inversion, prediction of lithology and reservoir properties using the method of neural networks, AVO-analysis);

  6. Local and zonal prediction of oil and gas content;

  7. Calculation of hydrocarbon resources and reserves with the following approval of the final report in the State Commission on Mineral Resources of Ukraine;

  8. Preparation of the technological projects (for wells construction, pilot production, pilot development planning, development and construction of oil and gas fields;

  9. Thematic geological exploration works.

The ideology of BREND-VIK LTD is based on the following principles:

  1. Equality and shared responsibility of all team members;

  2. Continuous self-improvement and development of new approaches to solve the problems;

  3. Mutual help and support;

  4. Solving of tasks set up by the customer at the highest up-to-date methodological and technical levels;

  5. Achievement of the most reliable results by involving the best experts in their fields to perform the works;

  6. Applying of creative approach to solve the tasks;

  7. Execution of contracts taking into account all wishes of the client.


BREND-VIK LTD invites all interested companies for cooperation and guarantees high quality, optimal timing and fair prices of works of any complexity.

our partners

partners and friends of the company

In recent years, BREND-VIK LTD has established friendly partnership with a number of leading service and scientific companies in Ukraine and abroad in order to expand the range of provided services and to raise their quality to a modern world-class level. The following principles and areas of fruitful cooperation was defined within the frames of the concluded Cooperation Agreements: uniting resources and efforts to provide Ukrainian and foreign oil and gas companies with geological and geophysical services that will meet modern international requirements and standards.



«Endevour» Group of Companies

«Endevour» Group of Companies was founded in 2008. The main activities of the group are: engineering services for well drilling, workover, supply of high technology equipment for oil and gas industry, implement of green technologies for utilization oil slime, garbage, etc.



Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv

Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv is a classical university with a distinct research profile that was founded in 1834, whose primary objectives are education, research and innovation.




Tetrale Group Inc.

Tetrale Group Inc. is a managing company which presently brings together two distinct geophysical software products and services capabilities that are based on proprietary, patented technology. The major market niche is development and upgrading to the Oil & Gas industry standards of advanced technologies of advanced processing for imaging of sub-vertical geologic boundaries (TetraSeis Inc.) and Seismic (numerical) Modeling (Tesseral Technologies Inc.).



DENIMEX Group

DENIMEX is an American holding and an exclusive dealer of leading Oil and Gas equipment manufacturers and service providers located in North America and Europe. Specializes in drilling and workover services for Oil and Gas wells on the territory of Ukraine, as well as in supply of the latest drilling technology and equipment, production and processing in the Oil and Gas industry.



OGRE Systems, Inc.

OGRE Systems is dedicated to providing innovative software solutions to quantify, evaluate, analyze and optimize petroleum reserves; provides petroleum reserves management services, technical software support and training.


our clients

clients and contractors of the company


Cadogan Petroleum plc

Cadogan Petroleum plc is an independent oil and gas exploration, development and production company with onshore gas and condensate assets in Ukraine. Cadogan Petroleum plc has built a diversified portfolio of assets through a series of acquisitions since December 2005.



Regal Petroleum in Ukraine

Regal Petroleum plc, founded in 1996, is a public company that holds an interest in the development of two large gas-condensate deposits in the north of Poltava region – Mekhedovsko-Golotovschinskoye and Sviridovskoye. The Company has special permits for development of these deposits which is valid until 2024.



DTEK Oil&Gas

DTEK Oil&Gas is the largest private oil and gas company in Ukraine. DTEK Oil&Gas includes Naftogazvydobuvannya and Naftogazrozrobka companies, that explore and extract hydrocarbons in Poltava and Kharkiv regions.



Prime Gas LLC

Prime Gas LLC is an upstream company focused on the exploitation of discoveries made in the Dnieper-Donets basin in Ukraine. The Company operates and owns 100 percent of two production licenses – Sorochynska and Stolyarivska.



JSC Ukrgasvydobuvannya

JSC Ukrgasvydobuvannya is the largest gas production company in Central and Eastern Europe. In Ukraine, it is a major player specializing in natural gas and gas condensate production.



JV Poltava Petroleum Company

JV Poltava Petroleum Company (JV PPC), a joint Ukrainian-British venture, is a leader among non-state oil and gas producers in Ukraine. The Company’s scope of activities: prospecting and exploration for oil and gas, hydrocarbon production and processing. Special permits for subsoil use are located in Poltava region of DDb.



PrJSC «MC «Ukrnaftoburinnya»

PrJSC «MC «Ukrnaftoburinnya» (UNB) is one of the leading private oil and gas production companies in Ukraine. In 2017, based on gas production results they were ranked among top 3 private gas production companies. UNB carries out exploration and commercial development of hydrocarbon deposits of Sakhalin field under the special permit for 20 years.



Geo Alliance Group

Geo Alliance Group is a leading private oil and gas producer in Ukraine. The Group’s assets comprise of 16 fields, and approximately 72% of its reserve base belongs to the proved and probable category. Currently, the Group is implementing an intensive drilling program, which aims at increasing production of its current reserves. Most of Geo Alliance’s fields are located in the Dnieper-Donets basin, the main exploration area of Ukraine.



PJSC «Ukrnafta»

Ukrnafta is Ukraine's leading oil and gas company. Ukrnafta holds permits to 96 onshore oil and gas fields located within the Dnieper-Donets Basin in Eastern Ukraine and the Prykarpattia Basin in Western Ukraine.



Expert Petroleum

An agile and lean organization, specialized in mature oil and gas fields operations optimization, workforce development, energy efficiencies, production and reserves enhancement.


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