GE to support operation of power systems at Azerbaijan’s petrochemical complex
Baku, Azerbaijan, Feb.19
By Leman Zeynalova – Trend:
High-voltage technologies of the US-based General Electric company will support the operation of power systems at the petrochemical complex enterprises in Azerbaijan (sulphonol, SOCAR Carbamide), GE told Trend.
GE supplies oil and gas equipment for projects of mining, transportation, liquefaction, compression, processing and storage of hydrocarbons carried out onshore and on the shelf of the Caspian Sea. The main customers of GE in the oil and gas sector are the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan SOCAR, BP, Azerbaijan International Operating Company and Caspian Drilling Company.
GE successfully supplied compressors for the TANAP within the framework of cooperation with SOCAR. GE equipment is also used in Azeri-Chirag-Guneshli projects.
Moreover, speaking about cooperation between GE and Azerbaijan in the sphere of aviation, the company said that aircraft engines based on GE technology allow to operate more than 20 airplanes in Azerbaijan, including two high-tech Boeing 787 Dreamliners of Azerbaijan Airlines, as well as regional jets of Buta Airways.
GE is also a reliable partner of Azerbaijan in the healthcare sector, successfully cooperating with leading state and private medical institutions of the country, said the company.
GE said today, the company pays special attention to clinical training programs for radiologists. Field trainings are organized and remote support is provided with the help of advanced digital solutions, said the company.
General Electric Company (GE) is an American multinational conglomerate incorporated in New York and headquartered in Boston. As of 2018, the company operates through the following segments: aviation, healthcare, power, renewable energy, digital industry, additive manufacturing, venture capital and finance, lighting, transportation, and oil and gas.
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