SOCAR reconstructs main gas pipeline Azerbaijan
Azerbaijan, Baku, May 3 /Trend E.Ismayilov/
State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) reconstructs 65-69 km of Hajigabul-Gazakh pipeline, SOCAR said on Thursday.
"The Gazakh -Hajigabul pipeline with diameter of1220/1020 mm and a length of 378.4 kilometers was commissioned in 1979. Gas supply to Mingachevir hydroelectric power station is provided through this pipeline. In addition 2.4-2.5 million cubic meters of gas come to Georgia per day," a statement said.
Work on the reconstruction of the pipeline will be completed by May 15. The replacement of cranes at 75 and 283 km of gas pipeline was also implemented.
The reconstruction of 14 km of 500-millimeter pipeline Azadkend-Imishli is nearing completion.
Production association Azerigas of SOCAR is engaged in transportation and sale of natural gas in Azerbaijan.