SOCAR Drills Two Deep Onshore Wells

Oil&Gas Materials 25 June 2008 18:40 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, 25 June / corr. Trend E.Ismayilov / The Complex Drilling Trust of the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) plans to complete drilling of deep production well at Jafarli onshore field within a month, the trust said on 25 June.

The columns have been thrown into the well till the depth of 3,875m (the project depth is 4,050m). The rest part of its depth will be drilled with open main shaft (without casing pipe).

Currently, the depth of the second new production well at Jafarli onshore is 3,390m (the project depth is 4,050m. It is expected to complete drilling work at this onshore field within two months, the trust said.

Daily production from new wells is expected to comprise 60-70 tons of oil each.

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