SOCAR Begins Using Well on Onshore Well

Oil&Gas Materials 5 May 2008 20:53 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, 5 May /corr. Trend E.Ismaylov / Complex Drilling Works Trust of the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) completed drilling works on offshore area Turkan.

After establishment of pipes for compressor, the well will begin to be used, a source stated at Trust. The well is 3800 m in depth.

The well was drilled in Gala Formation. The drilling was carried out by Absheron Drilling Works.

Selection of core by SOCAR in exploration well in Turkey testifies existence of natural gas in the well.