AZERBAIJAN - AZERI, CHIRAG, GUNESHLI ONSHORE TERMINAL PHASE 1, 2 & 3

Tekfen Job No:

267, 269

Location:

Baku, Azerbaijan

Client:

BP Exploration Caspian Sea Limited on behalf of AIOC, Azerbaijan International Operating Company

Contractor:

Tekfen Construction and Installation Co. Inc. - Azfen* J.V.

* Azfen is a partnership between Tekfen and SOCAR, State Oil Company of Azerbaijan.

Tekfen Portion:

54,9%

Commencement:

31/05/2002

Completion:

31/03/2009

The ACG Onshore Terminal Project involves development of Azeri, Chirag and Guneshli oil fields in the Caspian Sea with a daily production of 1.000.000 bbls and transfer of the crude oil to marine terminals. The project scheme includes construction of several drilling and production platforms, one compression & water injection platform (C&WP), subsea gas and oil pipelines, onshore gas and oil pipelines, oil and gas processing plants at onshore terminal.

The investment program is within the BTC (Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan) scheme targeting the flow of Caspian crude oil to the Mediterranean Terminal of Ceyhan in Turkey.

The ACG Field Development project is completed in three phases.

The Onshore Terminal is located at Sangachal, where the Early Oil Production facilities were constructed by Tekfen-Azfen J.V. in 96-97.

The works are executed under two separate contracts;
1- Preliminary civil works with a contract value of US$ 7.800.000,
2- Main construction works covering the following packages:
  • Terminal Main Construction Works, which includes all construction works required for oil and gas processing including off-spec tanks,
  • Onshore Pipelines between the shore and the Terminal,
  • BTC Head Pump Station for oil export,
  • Dew Point Control Unit for gas treatment prior to delivery for domestic use,
The camp and office accommodation, storage and fabrication facilities, permanent buildings within terminal, tanks and pipelines were executed on EPC basis. Civil, structural steel, insulation and paint materials for main construction works are procured by Tekfen.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Site Preparation: 4.000.000 m2
  • Reinforced Concrete: 181.731 m3
  • Permanent office, training centre & camp facilities: 1.000 person
  • Asphalt Road: 51.500 m2
  • Structural Steel: 9.800 t
  • Piping Erection: 10.353 t
  • Electrical & Instrument Cabling: 2.244 km
  • Oil & Gas Pipelines: 12"-30" - 14.5 km
  • Tanks (3 offspecs, 1 open drain): 14.800 m3
  • Terminal Buildings: 9.586 m2
The 1st, 2nd and 3rd phases, including DPCU2, BTC 1,2 mbd capacity expansion, Produced Water System and Open Drain Holding System, are successfully completed by Tekfen.