Saturday, June 03, 2006
Number of inactive wells of SOCAR reduced
24 May 2006 - Today.Az - SOCAR petroleum and gas extracting administrations had 6632 wells in their balances May 1 this year, 4903 of which are now active. Extraction is realized using flowing method in 265 wells, air pumping method in 754 wells and deeper pumping method in 3866 wells. Number of inactive wells was 1716 May 1. As APA reports, the number of inactive wells reduced 84 units by the early year. Another 8 wells are in the preparation for exploitation. SOCAR had well stock contained of 6770 wells January 1. 4963 of them are active, 1800 are inactive and 7 are in the preparation for exploitation.