BP Azerbaijan Postpones Work over Cancellation of Program on Well on Shah Deniz Field

Oil&Gas Materials 10 March 2007 15:34

Azerbaijan, Baku / Trend , corr S.Aliyev / BP Azerbaijan postponed to autumn the work over removal of gas leakage on a well on the Shah Deniz field. The Government informed on Saturday by that period it is planned to commission two wells more on the field drilling with in the framework of pre-drilling.

ВР Azerbaijan has repeatedly carried out filling the first well with mixture, though they were a failure. Now it is necessary to raise a well with the use of drilling derrick.

Under Stage 1 the Shah Deniz development project it is planned to lift 8.6bln cu m of gas a year. In 2007 2.8mln cu m of will be lifted from Shah Deniz field.