|Categories:||Offshore Field Development (Drilling-Subsea)|
|Updated:||20 Jan 2013|
The Azerbaijan International Operating Company (AIOC), operated by BP, today announced the start-up of oil production from the West Chirag platform as part of the Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli (ACG) field development in the Azerbaijan sector of the Caspian Sea. Start-up of the West Chirag platform completes the Chirag Oil Project (COP) sanctioned in 2010.
U.K. oil major BP PLC has shut down production from its Chirag platform in the Caspian Sea until July 27 due to planned maintenance, the company said Monday.
AMEC, the international engineering and project management company, as part of the AMEC Tekfen Azfen (ATA) consortium, announces the award of a five-year Master Services Agreement by BP Azerbaijan.
A consortium led by BP PLC that is operating the massive Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli oil field in the Azeri sector of the Caspian Sea has awarded six contracts totaling $814 million for development of the Chirag project, the consortium said Friday.