SOCAR completes 3D seismic survey on onshore field

Oil&Gas Materials 17 April 2013 20:21 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, April 17 / Trend, E. Ismayilov /

The Geophysics and Geology Department of the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) has completed a three-dimensional seismic survey in the onshore area "Naftalan-North-Naftalan," the Department's official website reported.

The survey is conducted based on the order of the Azerneft Production Association of SOCAR.
"Field exploratory seismic work at the Naftalan oil field has been fully completed," the report says.

According to the report, the survey was conducted to clarify the geological structure of the upper cretaceous and paleogene sediments and forecast oil and gas content in the "Naftalan-North-Naftalan" area.

SOCAR includes the Azneft production association (company producing oil and gas onshore and offshore) and the Azkimya production association (chemical industry) and Azerigaz production association (gas distribution).

In addition, SOCAR includes a number of processing enterprises, service enterprises and institutions engaged in geophysical and drilling operations.