Siemens Power Generation to deliver 2 compressor plants for SOCAR
Siemens Power Generation received order from the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) for 2 compressor plants, consisting of one gas turbine drive SGT-400 and double compressors, SOCAR told Trend.
They will be installed on one of the platforms in the shallow water Guneshli field and operated by SOCAR. The equipment is a part of the gas-compressor module, which will serve for continuation of gas production from the field. The compressor plants are expected to be delivered for November 2006.
The largest amount of oil and gas producing by SOCAR falls to 28 May OGPU, which develops the Guneshli field. From January to February SOCAR produced 922,041,000 tons of oil from the field or equal to the figure over 2005, as well as 138,000 cu m of gas or 4.4% more as compared 2005.