SOCAR COMMENCED DRILLING OF PRODUCTION WELL ON вЂњLOKBATANвЂќ FIELD
For the first time in the current year SOCAR commenced drilling of the N425 production well on the on-shore вЂњLokbatanвЂќ field. Drilling works are performed by the Directorate of the Development and Drilling Works (DDDW) вЂњGobustanвЂќ , a part of the SOCAR вЂњAzneftвЂќ Producing Unit.
The wellвЂ™s design depth is 2500 meters. Over 500 meters have been drilled by now. The average daily drilling speed is 33 meters.
Accomplishment of drilling works on this well is expected till the year-end, SOCAR noted.
The Directorate of the Development and Drilling Works (DDDW) вЂњGobustanвЂќ along with the specified well carries out drilling of the exploration well on the вЂњNorthern NaftalanвЂќ field and the production wells on вЂњSurahaniвЂќ , вЂњPutaвЂќ and other fields.