SOCAR drilling new well in Caspian Sea
Baku, Azerbaijan, Oct. 20
By Maksim Tsurkov – Trend:
SOCAR-AQS drilling enterprise has started to drill a new well from platform #20 at the Western Absheron field in the Caspian Sea, SOCAR told Trend.
“The drilling of the well #29 will be carried out from the offshore platform #20. The projected depth of the well is 800 meters,” SOCAR said.
The Western Absheron field is owned by SOCAR’s Absheronneft Oil & Gas Extraction Management.
SOCAR-AQS carries out the drilling operations on the field on the basis of an agreement.
SOCAR-AQS was established in 2007 by SOCAR and Absheron Drilling as a joint venture, rendering integrated services for drilling and well servicing.
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