Oil and Gas Research and Design Institute
“OilGasScientifiсResearchProject” Institute, SOCAR, was established by executive order of SOCAR’s President №95, 21. 07. 2009 pursuant to the Decree of the President of the Azerbaijan Republic №126, 20. 07. 2009 “About upgrading of SOCAR’s structure”, due to the integration of SOCAR’s two institutes – the Scientific Research Institute and the Oil Gas Project Institute. SOCAR's “OilGasScientifiсResearchProject” Institute is involved in geological and geophysical surveys of prospects and oil and gas fields, exploration, the preparation of prospects for development, oil and gas field development, well drilling, completion, and operation, petrochemical and petroleum processing engineering, petroleum industry economic and management studies, the preparation of short-term reservoir engineering strategies, environmental protection, the processing, storage, and transportation of petroleum products, and the drafting and official registration of pertinent regulations.
More than 80 laboratories and departments engaged in research, design, and engineering operate under the Institute The staff of the institute includes over 1300 employees that enable realization of major projects. The Institute's scientific potential is evidenced by its staff of 24 Doctors of Science and 110 Candidates of Science, and most of the Institute's world-class research has been confirmed by inventor's certificates.
The Institute has more than 1200 inventions to its credit.
The Institute's high scientific prowess and wealth of expertise gained over the course of many years have allowed the organization to resolve challenging scientific and engineering problems in the comprehensive development of geologically complex oil fields.
Scientific investigations of physical-chemical properties of oil, gas, water, core, suitability of demulsifiers, drilling fluids’ property measurement and other investigations are performed on advanced certified devices and laboratory facility, which comply with worldwide standards.
The Institute possesses large stock of advanced computer hardware and problem-oriented software.
The information base that the Institute has collected over long years is one of its possessions.
Scientific-and-technical library of the Institute comprises more than 80 thousand books, 110 thousand scientific and technical journals and other publications.
The Institute possesses licenses for execution of more than 50 kinds of design and exploration works covering the territory of the Azerbaijani Republic.
Quality Management System of the project and Quality Management System of scientific research works of the Institute is certified by Det Norske Veritas (DNV, Norway) pursuant to ISO 9001:2008.
“OilGasScientifiсResearchProject” Institute fills orders from SOCAR’s divisions and does contract work for third parties.
Contacts: Phone: (+994 12) 431 58 85 Fax: (+994 12) 431 87 08
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