In the first half of 2022, the Shah Deniz Alpha platform rig conducted a set of well-work activities and then went back on warm stack, Trend reports with reference to bp.
Reportedly, the Istiglal and Maersk Explorer rigs have already drilled 21 wells in total and completed 19 out of those for the Shah Deniz 2 production and subsequent ramp-up. The completed wells include five wells on the North flank, four wells on the West flank, four wells on the East South flank, four wells on the West South flank and two wells on the East North flank.
One well on the West South flank and one well on the East North flank were drilled to the final depth and suspended.
Shah Deniz participating interests are: bp (operator – 29.99%), LUKOIL (19.99%), TPAO (19.00%), SOCAR (14.35%), NICO (10.00%) and SGC (6.67%).