BAKU, Azerbaijan, Feb. 20
By Klavdiya Romakayeva - Trend:
Uzbekneftegaz JSC plans to modernize and reconstruct eight technological objects of Ustyurt gas production department, Trend reports referring to the press service of the company.
In order to fulfill the indicators of the plan for natural gas production and ensure stable supplies to the main gas pipelines of Uztransgaz, the oil and gas production departments of Uzbekneftegaz JSC are implementing a number of measures.
The Ustyurt gas production department is located in the north of the country. Although in winter it was cold to minus 20 degrees, the workers carried out work on the extraction and supply of natural gas.
According to the information, the Ustyurt gas production department produces natural gas in 15 fields.
To clean the produced gas from mechanical impurities and formation water, as well as to comply with its quality to the established standard indicators, there are two booster compressor stations for lifting gas from low pressure to high pressure, one gas pretreatment unit, and five integrated natural gas treatment units.
Also, 10 million cubic meters of natural gas and 150 tons of gas condensate are produced at the Ustyurt gas production department.
It is noted that several measures are being taken to increase natural gas production in the Ustyurt region. According to the approved geological and technical measures, it is planned to drill 28 wells at the natural gas fields of the Ustyurt gas production department, overhaul and intensify 70 wells, as well as modernize and reconstruct eight technological facilities, and expand gas pipelines.
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