“Turkmengaz” State Concern will procure pipes for the development of the largest gas field ofTurkmenistan. The corresponding decree was signed by President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov at a government session.
According to the document, “Turkmengaz” State Concern is authorized to conclude a contract with Sumitomo Corporation Europe Ltd., Great Britain, for the purchase of various pipes and equipment for drilling and commissioning wells at the Galkynysh gas field.
The Galkynysh field with its gas reserves of more than 26 trillion. cubic meters, is the world’s second-largest gas field, after the giant South Pars offshore field (with ownership of the field shared between Iran and Qatar).