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bp pioneers use of drones in its operations in Caspian Sea

Caspian Sea

bp has started to use cutting-edge drone technology to carry out tank inspections on its assets in the Caspian Sea, Azernews reports. For the first time, the company has utilised the Elios 3 drone to conduct an empty tank inspection on the Shah Deniz Alpha platform. This is a groundbreaking move towards …

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SOCAR, BP to cooperate to reduce methane emissions


On December 15, the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) and BP Azerbaijan announced a joint initiative to reduce methane emissions in Azerbaijan. The collaboration is part of the Advancing Global Methane Reduction (AGMR) initiative, which is part of the Methane Guiding Principles (MGP), Azernews reports. The initiative focuses on instigating methane …

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BP plans to drill three oil wells at the Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli

Gary Jones

BP plans to drill three oil wells in the Azeri Central East (ACE) platform at the Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli (ACG) block of fields, Azernews reports citing bp Regional President to Azerbaijan, Georgia, and Turkiye Gary Jones telling at the briefing dedicated to company’s plans for future. “The first well will be drilled …

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bp supports promotion of Azerbaijan’s cultural heritage


bp today publicly presented a book and opened an exhibition dedicated to one of the amazing national art trends of Azerbaijan – the art of patchwork. The event was held in the Complex of Shirvanshahs’ Palace at Icherisheher (Old City) as part of the National Gurama (patchwork) Festival. The book …

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bp presents publishing facility to local university


bp today presented a fully equipped modern publishing house to the Azerbaijan State Oil and Industry University (ASOIU) – Azerbaijan’s oldest oil and gas school and the most prestigious energy university in the former Soviet Union. An event was held at the university today to mark the launch of the …

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President Ilham Aliyev received BP Chief Executive Officer

President Ilham Aliyev

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received Chief Executive Officer of BP Bernard Looney. BP Chief Executive Officer Bernard Looney congratulated the head of state on Azerbaijan’s achievements since they last met. Expressing his gratitude for the congratulations, President Ilham Aliyev congratulated Bernard Looney on the joint …

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SOCAR, BP eye oil, gas cooperation


Azerbaijan’s State Oil Company President Rovnag Abdullayev and BP Vice-President for Production and Operations Gordon Birrell have discussed bilateral oil and gas cooperation, the company reported on October 26. During the meeting, the parties exchanged views on the progress of exploratory drilling in the shallow part of the Absheron Peninsula. …

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