Geohazard and Geotechnical Studies, Umid and Babek gas platforms and pipeline field development, Caspian Sea, Azerbaijan, Umid Babek Operating Company.

The Umid Babek gas condensate field is a major offshore gas project in Azerbaijan, currently owned by SOCAR and Nobel Oil and being developed by the Umid Babek Operating Company.

East Point Geo were contracted to undertake the following geohazard and geotechnical studies for the Umid and Babek projects, reflecting EPG directors’ significant past experience working on major Caspian Sea projects:

  • Geohazard Desktop Study
  • Pipe Route Ground Model
  • Probabilistic Seismic Hazard Assessment Synthesis
  • Site Response Analysis
  • Geophysical and Geotechnical Survey and Laboratory test specification
  • Offshore Client Representation

In country support was provided during several visits to client offices, testing laboratories and on-vessel representation during survey work.