On the decree of the SOCAR president Rovnag Abdullayev Department of Geology and Geophysics at the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) was set up, SOCAR told Trend.
According to the SOCAR spokesman, this Department is established based on вЂњGeophysics and Engineering GeologyвЂќ Producing Unit (PU), part of the SOCAR Azneft PU. The Department will operate legally from 1 January 2006. The Department will be part of SOCAR.
The SOCAR spokesman noted, the Department of social developmentвЂќ has been established based on the вЂњDepartment of social servicesвЂќ at the company and assigned to the State Oil Company.
The вЂњSecurityвЂќ Department, established on the basis of вЂњThe paramilitary guard groupвЂќ is also assigned to SOCAR, earlier part of SOCAR Azneft PU.