BAKU, Azerbaijan, June 9. Subsea umbilical has been completely surveyed and secured as part of the Absheron gas field development project in Azerbaijan, JOCAP, the Joint Operating company of the Absheron field on behalf of Contractor Parties SOCAR Absheron and TOTAL E&P Absheron BV, told Trend.
The company said that the next campaign will consist in tie ins of the umbilical to the subsea wellhead.
“Fabrication of the modules is near completion (circa 98 percent). Currently, BOS Shelf is preparing the modules for load out. Majority of hydrotests have been completed as well.”
Exploration, Development and Production Sharing Agreement for Absheron Perspective Structure was signed on February 27, 2009.
Contractor parties: SOCAR Absheron (50 percent) and TOTAL E&P Absheron B. V. (“TEPAb”) (50 percent). The Absheron project’s operator is JOCAP effective from 1st August 2018. JOCAP (Joint Operating Company of Absheron Petroleum B. V. ) is a non-profit Joint Operating Company established and equally owned by partners SOCAR Absheron and TEPAb for the development and production of the Absheron offshore block in full compliance with the Exploration, Development and Production Sharing Agreement for the Absheron offshore block in the Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian Sea signed between SOCAR, SOCAR-Absheron and TEPAb.
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