SOCAR commissions new well in ‘Guneshli’ field

The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) has put into operation a new oil and gas well in the shallow part of “Guneshli” field in the Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian Sea, official website of Azneft Production Association of SOCAR reports.

The well was put into operation from the “Gunashli-14” platform. Drilling of the well was carried out by order of “28 May” Oil and Gas Department.

Daily production rate of the well is 116 tons of oil and 15,000 cubic meters of gas.

SOCAR includes the Azneft production association (the companies producing oil and gas on and offshore), the Azerkimya industrial association (chemical enterprises) and Azerigaz industrial association (gas distribution).