TENDER TO CLEAN UP POLLUTED LANDS ON APSHERON PENINSULA

02.09.2003 [13:58]
The State Oil Company (SOCAR) has announced a tender to choose a company to choose a company to clean up polluted land on the Apsheron Peninsula. According to the State ...

MINISTER OF FUEL AND ENERGY TO PARTICIPATE IN INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

02.09.2003 [13:22]
Minister of Fuel and Energy of the Republic of Azerbaijan Majid Karimov will participate in the traditional “Offshore Europe-2003” oil and gas exhibition and conference to be held in Aberdeen ...

NO LUKOIL PLANS TO LEAVE “SHAH DANIZ” PROJECT

01.09.2003 [15:44]
‘Russian Lukoil has no plans to leave “Shah Daniz” project against some mass media reports’, Chief Director of Baku Office Rim Bagmanov told journalists. Rim Bagmanov said that it is ...

OIL CONFERENCE TO BE HELD IN ABERDEEN

01.09.2003 [15:44]
A conference dealing with the problems of on-shore oil fields development is to be held in Aberdeen, Scotland next week. Representatives of Azerbaijan have been invited to participate in the ...

LOCAL COMPANY WINS BTC CAMP CONTRACT

01.09.2003 [12:17]
With BTC pipeline construction in progress, more and more services are needed for supporting facilities along the pipeline route.
Another contract for catering along the pipeline was awarded to ...

NEW TURKISH OIL PIPELINE

01.09.2003 [11:33]
Representatives of Turkey, the United States and Kazakhstan intend to build a new pipeline in Turkey in order to bypass the Bosporus Straits.
The link should have a ...

LUKOIL DOES NOT PLAN TO WITHDRAW FROM SHAH DENIZ

30.08.2003 [21:24]
Russian oil company Lukoil does not plan to withdraw from a project to develop the Shah Deniz field in the Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian Sea, a Lukoil Overseas ...

"NEFTEGAS UKRAINY" TO BUY GAS FROM KAZAKHSTAN

30.08.2003 [18:28]
The National Joint Stock Company "Neftegas Ukrainy" has signed a contract for the purchase of 1 billion m3 of gas in Kazakhstan, said the CEO of the company Yuri ...

CONTINUATION OF NEGOTIATIONS FOR KAZAKHSTAN TO JOIN BTC PROJECT

28.08.2003 [12:34]
The next round of negotiations between Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan by the work groups for the possible inclusion of Kazakhstan to the construction project for the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan project will take place ...

FIRST PRE-DRILLED WELL ON SHAH DENIZ GAS CONDENSATE FIELD COMPLETED

28.08.2003 [12:18]
Pre-drilling on the first of the three wells, which is to be done within the stage 1 programme for pre-drilling on the Shah Deniz, has been completed. This was disclosed ...

MEETINGS WITH STAKEHOLDERS OF B.T.C. PROJECT BEING HELD IN TURKEY, AZERBAIJAN AND GEORGIA

27.08.2003 [12:11]
Meetings with stakeholders of Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan (BTC) pipeline project, which will transport Azeri oil to western markets, are held in Turkey, Azerbaijan and Georgia.
Concerned sides of BTC crude ...

KAZAKH-UKRAINIAN OIL EXPORT PIPELINE PROJECT

26.08.2003 [14:33]
Kazakhstan and Ukraine will create a working group to study the possibility of transporting Kazakh oil exports through a pipeline between the Black Sea port of Odessa and the ...

GASPROM TO OPEN REPRESENTATION IN TURKMENISTAN

25.08.2003 [13:41]
The board of directors of Gasprom has approved the move to open a representation in Turkmenistan. This was contained in a press release from Gasprom JSC. The board meeting ...

KAZAKH BLACK SEA OIL EXPORTS UP 40 %

25.08.2003 [13:41]
The Caspian pipeline consortium, shipping crude from Kazakhstan to Russia's Black Sea port of Novorossiisk, said on Friday its exports will rise by 40 percent to 435,000 barrels per ...

U.S. ROLL BACK CLEAN AIR RULES

25.08.2003 [13:40]
The Bush administration will allow old coal-fired power plants and oil refineries to emit more air pollution.
The aim of the move is to make it easier for industrial ...

"CASPIAN ECOLOGY - 2003" CONFERENCE TO BE HELD IN KAZAKHSTAN

23.08.2003 [12:19]
The international conference "Caspian Ecology - 2003" has been scheduled for Aktau from 11-12 September this year. According to the press service of the Ministry of Environment of Kazakhstan, ...

EFFICIENCY OF OLD OIL WELL

23.08.2003 [12:02]
Development of the oil field Garachuhur, situated on the Apsheron peninsular of Azerbaijan, about 15 km to the North East of Baku and being developed by Surakhanyneft started 75 ...

GROWTH OIL & GAS PRODUCTION IN AZERBAIJAN DURING JAN-JULY 2003

22.08.2003 [13:16]
For the first seven months of this year, Azerbaijan produced 8.9728 million tonnes of oil, an increase of 1.6% year-on-year. According to the Statistical Committee, of this total volume ...

LOCALS ARE LARGEST GROUP EXPECTED AT BTC PIPELINE MEETINGS

21.08.2003 [17:16]
In accordance with EBRD press-release, local people living along the route of the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan (BTC) oil pipeline, local officials and local interest groups are expected to form the bulk ...