2 mln 484 thousand 700 tons of Azerbaijani oil were transported via BTC main export pipeline in August 2017. 18 mln 62 thousand 280 tons of oil were transported via this pipeline in January-August. In general, 339 mln 600 thousand 342 tons of oil have been pumped to BTC since the start of pipeline exploitation until September 1, 2017. In addition, overall 549 thousand 434 tons of Turkmen oil were pumped via BTC in August 2017.
2 mln 531 thousand 737 tons of Azerbaijani oil were delivered from Ceyhan Port to the world market in August 2017. (1 mln 733 thousand 485 tons of this volume were the oil of the State Oil Fund of the Republic of Azerbaijan). 17 mln 239 thousand 539 tons of oil were exported from Ceyhan in January-August this year. In general, 337 mln 74 thousand 138 tons of Azerbaijani oil have been exported from Ceyhan Port to the world market since the start of BTC exploitation until September 1, 2017.
Three undergraduates of Baku Higher Oil School became winners of Techno Fest 2017 project presentation contest conducted by BP-Azerbaijan for interns undertaking summer on-the-job training internship at the company.
Fourth-year Chemical Engineering student Tarlan Aliyev took second place, while fourth-year Process Automation Engineering student Aydan Asadova and Petroleum Engineering student Farkhad Gadimov shared third place.
BP conducts the annual Techno Fest contest world-wide for those participating in the company summer internship programs and for those willing to start working for BP. The contest aims to support ideas on innovations development in technical sphere and provides young engineers with opportunity to develop and present their projects as well as to share their experience and results.
In summer 2016, BHOS third-year Process Automation Engineering student Elshan Mikayilov did an internship at BP and participated in the project presentation contest. Having taken the first place, Elshan became the winner of the Techno Fest 2016.