Nearly 60 km of pipes for new gas pipelines laid in Uzbekistan
BAKU, Azerbaijan, Dec. 13
By Fakhri Vakilov - Trend:
The US Epsilon Development Company, together with Uzbekistan’s Uzbekneftegaz oil and gas company, is expanding the gas pipeline infrastructure of Uzbekistan to ensure uninterrupted supply of the entire extracted volume to the population in the winter, Trend reports with reference to the company's message.
As of December 12, 36,000 tons of pipes were shipped, 23,600 tons were delivered, 64.6 km of trenches were dug, 96.2 km were welded and 58.4 km of pipes were laid.
Pneumatic testing of the gas pipeline "JV Nazarkuduk-Shurtanneftegaz" (67 km) is conducting. The construction of gas pipelines continues: Tandircha-Shurtanneftegaz JV (45 km), Chigil-Mubarek Gas Processing Plant JV (110 km), read the message.
The main activities of Epsilon are prospecting, exploration, production and transportation of hydrocarbons and flare gas and oil; construction of industrial facilities; construction of transport communications.
One of the missions of the company in Uzbekistan is to develop and progress new and sustainable energy projects, which will serve as a catalyst for socio-economic development at both regional and national levels.
In the framework of joint activities, Epsilon has already commenced large-scale exploration within the Kultak-Kamashi, Mubarak, Surkhan, Ashibulak, Koskudyk and West Fergana investment blocks.
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