ON THE OCCASION OF PROFESSIONAL HOLIDAY OF THE OIL WORKERS

20.09.2003 [13:17]
On September 19, a solemn meeting on the occasion of the Day of oil workers was held in the oil-and-gas production department named after Haji Zeynalabdin Tagiyev. Speakers dwelled on ...

IT HAS BEEN A YEAR SINCE LAYING FOUNDATION OF BTC

19.09.2003 [20:18]
It has been one year since the foundation of the Main Export Pipeline Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan to carry Azerbaijan oil to the world markets, was laid. An event in this relation took ...

MAIN EXPORT OIL PIPELINE CONSTRUCTION IS GOING ON ACCORDING TO THE SCHEDULE

19.09.2003 [19:51]
Construction of the main export pipeline Baku-Tbilis-Ceyhan (BTC) is going on according to the schedule.
Today, about 400 km of the territory of the corridor crossing Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey ...

“LUKOIL” PURCHASES OCTOBER OIL

18.09.2003 [20:26]
According to SOCAR’s Marketing and Trade Operations Department, Russian “Lukoil” has purchased a batch of SOCAR’s oil to be exported through Baku-Novorossiysk pipeline as it had proved to be a ...

PIPE SUPPLY FOR CONSTRUCTION OF BTC MEP TO BE FINISHED ON NOVEMBER 5

18.09.2003 [14:05]
Pipe supply and equipment necessary for the construction of the Main Export Pipeline Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan is being finished. It is planned to deliver about 9 thousand pipes more. “Stiup Treider” ship ...

“LUKOIL” AND “KAZMUNAYGAS” CLOSE DEAL ON EXPLORATION AND EXTRACTION OF HYDROCARBON RESERVES

16.09.2003 [18:12]
President of “Lukoil Overseas Holding Ltd” Andrey Kuzayev and first vice-president of the National Oil Company “KazmunayGas” Timur Kulibayev have signed two optional agreements on exploration and extraction of hydrocarbon ...

HIGHLY PRODUCTIVE DRILLING WELL PUT INTO COMMISSION IN “GUNASHLI” FIELD

15.09.2003 [14:29]
One more highly productive drilling well has been put into operation on the platform N 19 in the “Gunashli” oil field, SOCAR said. This well allows to extracted 200 tons ...

MCDERMOTT BACKS LOCAL BUSINESS IN AZERBAIJAN

15.09.2003 [14:28]
Within June 2002- May 2003, McDermott Caspian Contractors Inc /MCCI/ has contributed about 70% of the funds required for Azerbaijan International Operating Company /AIOC/ projects to local producers and subcontractors. ...

ASSOCIATED GAS FROM ACG FIELD TO BE GIVEN TO AZERBAIJAN

13.09.2003 [19:49]
BP, SOCAR and “Azerigas” have reached an agreement to create a single system to deliver associated gas extracted from the “Azeri-Chirag-Guneshli” field to the gas distribution system.
“We intend to ...

AZERBAIJANI GEOLOGISTS TO CONTINUE OIL EXPLORATION IN KAZAKH SECTOR OF CASPIAN SEA

13.09.2003 [19:49]
Azerbaijani geologists will continue oil exploration works in the Kazakh sector of the Caspian Sea in 2004, SOCAR vice-president Khoshbakht Yusifzadeh said. “To this end, geophysical vessel “Gilavar, owned by ...

UKRTRANSNEFT’S PROPOSAL TO COMPANIES OF AZERBAIJAN, RUSSIA, KAZAKHSTAN AND UZBEKISTAN TO FILL ODESSA-BRODY OIL PIPELINE

12.09.2003 [17:40]
The Ukrainian company Ukrtansneft has approached the state organs and companies of Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Russia and Uzbekistan with a proposal to take part in filling the Odessa-Brody pipeline with process ...

ENERGY RESOURCES AND FUTURE OF AZERBAIJAN

11.09.2003 [16:17]
This is the topic of international conference, to be held in Baku on September 16. London information network on conflicts and establishment of state (LINCS) and Azerbaijani national center of ...

WORKS AT AZERI PLATFORM GO ON ACCORDING TO SCHEDULE

11.09.2003 [14:45]
Development of the central part of “Azeri” field, a part of the “Azeri-Chirag-Guneshli” contract area, is going on according to schedule and 70 percent of construction works have already been ...

ENLARGEMENT WORKS OF SANGACHAL TERMINAL FULFILLED BY 60 PERCENT

10.09.2003 [18:35]
The work on enlargement of the Sagachal terminal goes on ahead of schedule and 60 percent of its total volume has been fulfilled. It was announced by Director of the ...

MCDERMOTT TO COMPLETE CONSTRUCTION OF UNDERWATER OIL PIPELINE IN FRAME OF “AZERI” PROJECT

10.09.2003 [16:02]
McDermott Caspian Contractors Company will complete construction of the first sub-sea oil pipeline in the frame of the project on elaboration of “Azeri” field, late 2003, Tony Boil, head of ...

ITERA SUPPLIED 2.5 BLN CUBIC METERS OF GAS TO AZERBAIJAN

09.09.2003 [22:03]
International group of “Itera” companies has supplied 2.6 bln cubic meters of gas to Azerbaijan, for January-August 2003, AzerTAj correspondent learnt from State Oil Company of Azerbaijan SOCAR.
Volume ...

AZERBAIJAN INCREASED OIL EXPORT BY 1,5 PERCENT IN JANUARY-AUGUST

08.09.2003 [22:15]
The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic /SOCAR/ has pumped 1,715 million tons of oil en northern route – Baku-Novorossiysk pipeline – for January-August. This volume totaled 1,639 million tons ...

EBRD CONSIDERS ALLOCATION OF $200 MILLION CREDIT FOR

08.09.2003 [20:16]
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development is discussing the opportunity to grant $200 million credit to finance 10 percent share of the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan in the project ...

AIOC INCREASED OIL PRODUCTION BY 4,9 PERCENT

08.09.2003 [18:27]
The Azerbaijan International Operational Company (AIOC), dealing with development of the contract area of Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli (ACG) in the Caspian shelf , has produced 4313,23 thousand tons of oil in January ...