CHIRAG FIELD HAS 20 WELLS

03.12.2006 [12:22]
According to BP-Azerbaijan, Chirag currently has 20 wells: 14 oil producers and 6 water injectors. Since the beginning of this year, the platform has produced over 40 million barrels of ...

BP TO SPEND $13 MILLION ON SOCIAL INVESTMENT PROJECTS

03.12.2006 [12:03]
BP-Azerbaijan company is planning to spend $13,557 million this year on social investment projects. Of this amount, $557 thousand were spent within ACG project, $85 thousand within Shahdeniz project, $5,013 ...

BP TO EXPEND $1.5 BILLION ON ALL PROJECTS

03.12.2006 [11:33]
The work to the amount of $900 million is forecast to be done this year by local contractors and procurers. 60 state-run, 32 joint, 393 small and medium-sized enterprises were ...

AZERBAIJANIS CONSTITUTE APPROXIMATELY 80% OF WORKFORCE EMPLOYED BY AZERI-CHIRAG-GUNESHLI PROJECT

03.12.2006 [11:13]
Azeri-Guneshli-Chirag project currently employs 10 thousand people of whom approximately 80% are Azerbaijan nationals, BP-Azerbaijan reported ...

SOCAR PRESIDENT MEETS WITH VICE-PRESIDENT OF CONOCO PHILLIPS

30.11.2006 [16:21]
President of teh State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) Rovnag Abdullayev met November 29 with William Barry, executive vice-president for exploration and production in Europe, Asia, Africa and Near ...

CONSTRUCTION OF TOPSIDES AT ATA IS 65 PERCENT COMPLETE

26.11.2006 [14:27]
BP Azerbaijan said construction of the PCWU (Production, Compression, Water Injection and Utilities Platform) topsides at the ATA (Amec–Tekfen-Azfen) yard in Bibi-Heybat continues with progress to date of 65%.
PCWU ...

EAST AZERI PLATFORM PRODUCING 70,000 BARRELS OF OIL PER DAY

26.11.2006 [12:04]
Azerbaijan International Operating Company said oil from the East Azeri platform is currently flowing from two wells at a rate of about 70,000 barrels per day.
Oil production is expected ...

GAS TRANSPORTATION VIA GAS-MAIN PIPELINES RISE BY 53.4%

23.11.2006 [15:46]
Gas-main pipelines transported 14.9 million tons of gas in January-October, up 53.4% on the same period last year, State Stats Committee announced ...

NGOS WRAP UP SECOND STAGE OF BTC MONITORING

19.11.2006 [12:48]
National non-governmental organizations have completed the second stage of the audit of the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan oil and South Caucasus gas pipelines, according to BP-Azerbaijan.
The audit spanned social problems, human rights, ...

ABOUT OIL STRATEGY OF NATIONWIDE LEADER OF AZERBAIJAN HEYDAR ALIYEV

16.11.2006 [15:12]
“Worthy realization of the tasks put forward in the “Contract of the Century”, successful implementation of new oil strategy is one of the basic guarantees of permanence of the state ...

MARKETING SURVEY RESULTS RELEASED

13.11.2006 [14:36]
SOCAR’s has announced the marketing survey for 1200 barrels of Azeri Light crude export at Ceyhan seaport
Survey results have been revealed. The winners are Glencore Energy UK ltd and ...

SOCAR INCREASES PAYMENTS YEARLY

13.11.2006 [13:29]
The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan transferred AZN 60260 thousand to the state budget in October, up from 52552 thousand in 2005.
SOCAR gave AZN 623645 thousand in January-October, up ...

OIL PRODUCTS EXPORT ON RISE

13.11.2006 [13:19]
State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) exported 239,909 tons of oil via Novorossiysk terminal in October, and 942 thousand tons over 10 months.
Oil export through other routes came ...

GAS TRANSFERS EXCEED 515 MILLION CUBIC METERS IN OCTOBER

13.11.2006 [12:22]
Gas transfers to the state stood at 515,361,000 cubic meters in October, of which 386,588,000 cm belong to the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan, including joint and operating companies while ...

ADVISORY COUNCIL TO RELEASE CASPIAN ENERGY PROJECTS REPORT IN JANUARY

13.11.2006 [12:03]
The Advisory Council for Caspian Hydrocarbon Reserves Development is preparing the report on the implementation and prospects of the global energy projects in the Caspian. The report will be released ...

SOCAR PURCHASES 12 MLN CM OF GAS PER DAY FROM RUSSIA

05.11.2006 [13:56]
According to the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic, Azerbaijan purchased 33,4 million cubic meters of gas in October for electric stations from Russia, totalling 3 billion 45,9 million cubic ...

LIVING QUARTERS TO BE INSTALLED IN DEEPWATER GUNESHLI

05.11.2006 [11:55]
According to BP-Azerbaijan, the company has made very good progress on Deepwater Gunashli (Phase 3) since the beginning of this year. The overall Phase 3 project progress is on schedule. ...

SUBSEA PIPE-LAY AND INSTALLATIONS PROGRESSING ON SCHEDULE

05.11.2006 [11:55]
According to BP-Azerbaijan, on subsea pipe-lay and installations, the company have laid 18 subsea pipelines to date totalling over 900km in length since the start of ACG phase 1 subsea ...

STEP PROGRESSES WELL

05.11.2006 [11:55]
The Sangachal Terminal Expansion Program (STEP) - ACG Phase 3 is the next important phase of construction at STEP, according to BP-Azerbaijan. The main construction works are progressing well and ...