SOCAR starts production of separators
Azerbaijan, Baku, Sept. 28 /Trend, E.Ismayilov/
Heydar Aliyev Baku Deep Water Jacket Factory has started production of wire and louvre oil and gas separators operating under pressures of up to 100 atmospheres, SOCAR said in a press release on Wednesday.
The Factory is one of the enterprises owned by the SOCAR.
SOCAR is the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan. SOCAR's oil and gas enterprises produced 7.28 million tons of oil and more than 7 billion cubic meters of gas in 2010.
SOCAR and foreign partners are involved in such major projects as the development of the block of oil and gas fields Azeri-Chirag-Guneshli and Shah Deniz gas condensate field in the Caspian Sea.
SOCAR includes Azneft production association (the companies producing oil and gas onshore and offshore), Azerkimya industrial association (chemical enterprises), Azerigaz industrial association (gas distribution).
SOCAR is the only producer of oil products in the country (it has two refineries on its balance), and also owns petrol stations in Azerbaijan, Georgia and Ukraine. SOCAR is co-owner of the largest Turkish petrochemical complex Petkim. The company carries out the oil trade in various regions of the world through SOCAR Trading.