As part of its ongoing international development goals and expanding its capacity to deliver complex onshore and offshore drilling projects while maintaining significant cost efficiency, SOCAR AQS, together with KCA Deutag, formed a Turan Drilling & Engineering JV in 2018.


Since its establishment, Turan Drilling & Engineering has been successfully providing drilling services on seven platforms operated by BP in the Caspian Sea. 


In 2020, Turan Drilling & Engineering, was awarded a contract amendment to manage procurement, maintenance and warehousing activities on behalf of BP. More information: