Non of industrial facility of SOCAR has been damaged regarding fire, shown in the direction of the sea at night hours on July 4. All offshore platforms and industrial facilities of the company continue their activity in normal regime, SOCAR told Ann.az.
SOCAR working personnel has been sent to the site by a ship in order to specify reason for the blaze seen in the sea. A mud volcano, erupted naturally in Dashli Island, situated between Alat settlement and Neftchala city, about 30 km away from the shore, has been observed. The blaze is on the way to extinguishment during the observation, there has not been an oil industry infrastructure in the vicinity.