SOCAR-AQS drilling new well at Bulla Deniz gas field
Baku, Azerbaijan, Jan. 18
By Maksim Tsurkov – Trend:
Azerbaijan’s SOCAR-AQS LLC has started drilling of a new well at the Bulla Deniz gas field in the Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian Sea, the company told Trend Jan. 18.
“Drilling of the well #113 at the Bulla Deniz field will continue from a fixed offshore platform #6,” the company noted. “The design depth of the well is 6,200 meters.”
Earlier, SOCAR-AQS LLC completed drilling of an exploration well #78 at the Bulla Deniz field.
It became the first well drilled by SOCAR-AQS from the platform #6 field.
SOCAR-AQS was established in 2007 by Azerbaijan’s state oil company SOCAR and Absheron Drilling Company as a joint venture rendering integrated services for drilling and well servicing.
Presently, SOCAR-AQS is conducting drilling at the Gunashli, Western Absheron, Umid and Bulla Deniz fields.
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