Azerbaijan’s state-owned oil and gas company SOCAR has completed the construction work and launched a new deep-water offshore platform No.6 on Bulla-Deniz gas field in the Caspian Sea on May 2, reported the company’s website.
SOCAR President Rovnag Abdullayev and other senior managers attended the opening ceremony and congratulated the workers of the platform on this remarkable event. Abdullayev emphasized the importance of the new platform for maintaining and increasing the production in the Bulla-Deniz field.
Platform No.6 was constructed in accordance with the international standards and drilling has already started, he added.
The project was developed by the Oil and Gas Research and Design Institute under SOCAR and the construction of the platform commenced in 2014.