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New well commissioned on Oil Rocks field

The well # 2601 from the platform # 2585 was commissioned on Oil Rocks field.
The daily production of the well, drilled to Girmaki Suite by Complex Drilling Works Trust, makes 25 tonnes of oil from 2223-2209 meters.

It will be commissioned by Oil Rocks OGPD.

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As stated, on October 23, the structures collapsed at the faulty platform #441 of the Narimanov oil and gas production department (OGPD) during the repair works.
The dead bodies of 3 of the 4 employees, missing after the accident, were found in 2 kilometers from the scene and took to the shore by divers of SOCAR and Ministry of Emergency Situations.

The search for another missing worker is underway by the rescue team.

The dead are Badalov Faig (born in 1971), senior specialist of Oil and Gas Construction Trust, Nabizada Ilkin (born in 1969), repairman and metal worker of Transportation Department, and Ibrahimkhalil Rovshan (born in 1956), engineer of Transportation Department.

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Joint statement by SOCAR and Ministry of Emergency Situations

The dead bodies of 3 of the 4 employees, missing after an accident at the faulty platform No 441 of the Narimanov oil and gas production department, have been found and took to the shore by divers of SOCAR and Ministry of Emergency Situations.
The search for another missing worker is underway. Additional information will be provided on the results of searches.

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Information of SOCAR

The structures collapsed at the faulty platform #441 of the Narimanov oil and gas production department (OGPD) during the repair works and a wagon-house fell into the sea, damaging and causing fire on a 700 mm pipeline on October 23.
The accident happened at about 12:00 (local time) and was extinguished some 45 minutes later.

About 41 people were working at the site when the structures collapsed. As a result of operative measures taken by a rescue team immediately after the accident, 37 people were evacuated from the incident site to the beach on Orion-15 and PSK-52 vessels.

The injured workers were treated by the doctors. Currently, search is underway to find four more people, who supposedly fell into the sea. Additional information will be provided on the results of operations.

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The State Oil Company of the Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) is involved in exploring oil and gas fields, producing, processing, and transporting oil, gas, and gas condensate.

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