ESTIMATION OF GAS-BEARING BED RESERVES ON SHAHDENIZ TO BE ANNOUNCED

10.11.2003 [16:51]
On the results of the second appraisal bore drilling, estimations of new gas-bearing bed reserves on Shahdeniz field of the Caspian sector of Azerbaijan will be announced late December, Vice ...

CONSTRUCTION OF NEFTYANIE KAMNI - BAHAR GAS PIPELINE COMPLETED

10.11.2003 [11:58]
Construction and testing of the 20" underwater gas pipeline from Neftyanie Kamni to Bahar a distance of 66.278 km has been completed. A spokesperson for SOCAR said that the construction ...

“EXXON AZERBAIJAN” LAUNCHES DRILLING FIRST EXPLORATION WELL ON PERSPECTIVE “ZAFAR-MASHAL” STRUCTURE

08.11.2003 [20:34]
“Exxon Azerbaijan” has announced the launching of drilling of the first exploration well at the structure perspective “Zafar-Mashal” in the Azerbaijan sector of the Caspian Sea.
Reportedly, the water depth ...

PROLONGATION THE PROGRAMME ON WESTERN AZERI WILL BECAME KNOWN AT THE BEGINNING OF 2004

07.11.2003 [11:50]
Prolongation the pre-drilling programme on the western part of Azeri will became known at the beginning of next year. This was reported to journalists by the president of bp-Azerbaijan ...

AZERBAIJAN RECEIVES 800 THOUSAND TONS OF OIL

05.11.2003 [17:15]
According to President of BP Azerbaijan David Woodward, Azerbaijan has received some 800 thousand tons of oil in the framework of “Chirag” field development project for nine month of this ...

IFC BOARD APPROVES INVESTMENTS IN CASPIAN OIL ANS PIPELINE PROJECTS

05.11.2003 [13:20]
AzerTaj Washington-based correspondent reports that the Board of the International Financed Corporation, the private sector arm of the World Bank Group, approved on November 4 investments in the Azeri-Chirag-Deepwater Gunashli ...

JOURNALISM WORKSHOPS ON OIL WEALTH OFFERED IN THREE COUNTRIES

04.11.2003 [13:44]
The Initiative for Policy Dialogue (IPD) is organizing workshops in November for journalists from Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Nigeria to focus the public on challenges facing developing nations with rich ...

WINNER ON PILOT CLARIFICATION OF OIL-POLLUTEDLANDS TO BE DEFINED FOR MONTH AND A HALF

03.11.2003 [13:30]
The winner of tender, announced within component of World Bank's project "Urgent investments to ecology", on pilot clarification of oil-polluted lands in Absheron peninsula will last month and a half. ...

DELIVERY OF PIPES TO BATUMI PORT COMPLETED

28.10.2003 [18:16]
Deliveries to the Batumi port of pipes for the construction of the Azerbaijani sector of the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan oil pipeline project have been completed. According to the Georgian International Oil Corporation, ...

EXPLORATION DRILLING IN PIRRALLAHI-2 YIELDED GOOD RESULTS

23.10.2003 [22:20]
The exploration drilling on the offshore field Pirallahi-2 in the Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian Sea yielded positive results. According to the press-service of the State Oil Company’s press-service, two ...

NEXT BATCH OF PROFITABLE OIL REALIZED

22.10.2003 [19:57]
Winner of the tender for purchase of the next batch of profitable oil of the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR), produced at the platform “Chirag” in the frame ...

SWISS COMPANY WON TENDER FOR THE NEXT CONSIGNMENT OF AZERBAIJANI OIL

20.10.2003 [17:22]
The Swiss company Glinkor won the tender for the purchase of the next consignment of profitable oil of Azerbaijan produced by AIOC from Chirag deposit (the contracted site of ...

PRIME MINISTER OF AZERBAIJAN REPUBLICHIS EXCELLENCYMR. ILHAM ALIYEV

17.10.2003 [18:11]
Dear Ilham Heydarovich,
I extend my heartfelt felicitations to You with the election as the President of Azerbaijan Republic.
With particular excitement, I watched the latest pre-election events in Azerbaijan ...

DRILLING OF SECOND PRE-DRILLED WELL ON SHAH DENIZ REACHES 2200 M

14.10.2003 [13:24]
Drilling has reached a depth of 2200 meters on the second pre-drilled well on the Shah Deniz and as reported by SOCAR, work was proceeding according to schedule without ...

PRESIDENTIAL RUN IN AZERBAIJAN DEDICATED

08.10.2003 [22:05]
An influential Turkish paper "Jumhuriyyet" has published opinion polls results conducted by the analytical information center "SEL" on the eve of presidential elections in Azerbaijan, AzerTAj reported.
The election campaign ...

EXTRA TEN MILLION DOLLARS EARNED FROM OIL EXPORT

06.10.2003 [19:21]
Azerbaijan has managed to earn some 10 million dollars from oil export for the nine month of this year that became possible due to the oil price reduction in the ...

SOCAR PRODUCED 6684,7 THOUSAND TONS OF OIL

03.10.2003 [17:16]
Total volume of oil produced by State Oil Company of Azerbaijan / SOCAR/ made up 6684,7 thousand tons for nine month of the current year, thereby exceeding last year indices ...

REPAIRS COMPLETED ON SECOND POWER UNIT AT AZERBAIJANI POWER STATION

01.10.2003 [14:09]
Direct work of repairs on the second power generating unit , carried out within the framework of the sectoral programme for preparations for the winter season 2003-2004. According to the ...

SEMINAR DEDICATED TO THE OIL STRATEGY

30.09.2003 [14:18]
A seminar, titled “The Oil strategy of Azerbaijan” was held in the Western University.
Acting Rector of the University Jala Garibova reminded the exceptional role of the oil in the ...