SOCAR explores on Western Absheron field

Oil&Gas Materials 12 December 2005 13:12 (UTC +04:00)

The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) explores on the offshore Western Absheron field. SOCAR started drilling of new development well 54 with project depth 750 meters, the Company told Trend.

“The well will give us a chance to get additional information on structure and amount of resources. The work is carried out by the Department on Topography and Complex Geological Exploration under SOCAR,” the Company underlined.

SOCAR also completed the drilling of the third operating well 170 on the Western Absheron field and temporally conserved it. The project depth of the well comprises 800 meters. Besides, the Company started drilling of 780 meters well 171. The work is carried out from the Khazar-4 drilling rig.