McDermott to install offshore pipeline for State Oil Company

Oil&Gas Materials 22 July 2006 14:13 (UTC +04:00)

PA Azneft with the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan discusses technical issues McDermott Caspian contractors Inc, new offshore pipeline contractor. The pipeline shall be installed from platform #14 at Guneshli field to Neft Dashlari, Trend reports quoting Agasaf Aliyev, deputy chairman, PA Azneft.

The 500m outside diameter pipeline will be 26.5km in length and used for high-pressure gas transportation from SOCAR-developed Guneshli field ashore. The pipes will be supplied by MAN of Germany by October-November 2006.

Besides, it is planned to install a 300m outside diameter gas pipeline with length 8.4km from Neft Dashlari. A part of this pipeline has already been prepared a site in Govsani and another will be installed using pipelaying vessel Suleyman Vezirov.