Turkmen oil men to get monitor equipment worth over US $ 3 million

Turkmenistan Materials 7 December 2006 17:00 (UTC +04:00)

(Turkmenistan.ru) - The state concern Turkmenneft will sign a supplementary contract to the earlier signed contract on supply of borehole surveying apparatuses, ground-based equipment and spare parts for them totaling US $ 3,456,384 with the US company Commander Group L.L.C, reports Trend.

The contract was approved by the decree of the Turkmen President, Saparmurat Niyazov. According to the press service of the Turkmen leader, the purchase of equipment was necessary for "strengthening the material-technical base of Turkmennebitgeophisica department of the state concern Turkmenneft by borehole surveying apparatuses and monitoring stations to conduct development surveys in prospecting and production wells."