SOCAR Builds New Reservoir Park on Base of Large Oil and Gas Production Unit

Oil&Gas Materials 21 August 2008 17:32 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, 21 August/ Trend , corr E. Ismayilov/ State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) is repairing four of six reservoirs for new reservoir park," Oil Rocks Oil and Gas Production Unit (OGPU) said.

New reservoir park is expected to be launched by the end of the year. OGPU plans to install six new reservoirs and one of them will be used for the separation of oil. The capacity of each reservoir will make up 2,000 tons, diameter - 15 meters and height - 12 meters.

According to the estimates of SOCAR geologists, the oil reserves in Oil Rocks field makes up 30mln tons. SOCAR will drill 78 new wells and build new platforms in order to increase oil output.

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