\"Jabbar Hashimov\" oil tanker was built in “Maxim Gorki” Shipyard in city of Zelenoldsk, Republic of Tataristan, Russian Federation in 2008. Ship`s length is 142.79 m, breadth 17.30 m, depth 10.10 m, gross tonnage 7226 ton, net tonnage 3517 and deadweight 12365 ton. “Jabbar Hashimov” carries out transportation of oil and oil products.

\"Dede Gorgud\" oil tanker was built in “Krasnoye Sormovo” Shipyard in city of Nizhny Novgorod, Russian Federation in 2006. Ship`s length is 145 m, breadth 17.30 m, depth 10.50 m, gross tonnage 7833 ton, net tonnage 3521 and deadweight 13030 ton. “Jabbar Hashimov” carries out transportation of oil and oil products.

\"President Heydar Aliyev\" oil tanker was built in “Krasnoye Sormovo” Shipyard in city of Nizhny Novgorod, Russian Federation in 2004. Ship`s length is 145 m, breadth 17.30 m, depth 10.50 m, gross tonnage 7833 ton, net tonnage 3521 and deadweight 13470 ton. “President Heydar Aliyev” carries out transportation of oil and oil products.

\"Koroglu\" oil tanker was built in “Krasnoye Sormovo Shipyard in city of Nizhny Novgorod, Russian Federation in 2006. Ship`s length 145 m, breadth 17.30 m, depth 10.50 m, gross tonnage 7833 ton, net tonnage 3521 and deadweight 13030 ton. “Koroglu” carries out transportation of oil and oil products.

\"Azerbaijan\" passenger/ro-ro vessel was built in Pula Shipyard of Yugoslavia in 1985. Ship`s length is 147 m, breadth 17.50 m, depth 13.45 m, gross tonnage ton 11450, net tonnage 3435 and deadweight 3985 ton. The vessel of “Azerbaijan” performs carrying of passengers, carriages and cars in between Baku – Turkmenistan and Baku – Aktau lines.

\"Karabakh\" ro-ro cargo ship was built in Pula Shipyard of Croatia in 2005. Ship`s length is 147.04 m, breadth 17.50 m, depth 7.45 m, gross tonnage 8547 ton, net tonnage 3135 and deadweight 5985 ton. “Karabakh” ro-ro cargo ship performs carrying of cargo in carriages and transportation of cars.

\"Shah Ismayil Khatai\" oil tanker was built in “Krasnoye Sormovo” Shipyard in city of Nizhny Novgorod, Russian Federation in 2005. Ship`s length 145 m, breadth 17.30 m, depth 10.50 m, gross tonnage 7833 ton, net tonnage 3521 and deadweight 13470 ton. “Shah Ismayil Khatai” carries out transportation of oil and oil products.

\"Shusha\" oil tanker was built in “Krasnoye Sormovo” Shipyard in city of Nizhny Novgorod, Russian Federation in 2009. Ship`s length 145 m, breadth 17.30 m, depth 10.50 m, gross tonnage 7834 ton, net tonnage 3356 and deadweight 13008 ton. “Shusha” carries out transportation of oil and oil products.

\"Zengezur\" oil tanker was built in “Krasnoye Sormovo” Shipyard in city of Nizhny Novgorod, Russian Federation in 2008. Ship`s length 145 m, breadth 17.30 m, depth 10.50 m, gross tonnage 7834 ton, net tonnage 3356 and deadweight 13054 ton. “Zengezur” carries out transportation of oil and oil products.

\"Akademik Zarifa Aliyeva\" ro-ro cargo ship was built in Pula Shipyard of Croatia in 2006. Ship`s length 147.04 m, breadth 17.50 m, depth 7.50 m, gross tonnage 8547 ton, net tonnage 3135 and deadweight 5985 ton. “Karabakh” ro-ro cargo ship performs carrying of cargo in carriages and transportation of cars.

 

Headquarters: Search for oilmen missing in Caspian Sea continues along coastal areas

Press Service of the State Maritime Administration of the Republic of Azerbaijan 

Upon the order of Azerbaijani President on several measures regarding accident occurred at Oil Gathering Station of SOCAR’s Azneft PU dated December 16, 2016, search and rescue operations are underway in accordance with the plan affirmed by the Headquarters consisting of experts of the Ministry of Emergency Situations, Defence Ministry, State Border Service, the State Maritime Administration of Azerbaijan Republic, SOCAR and Caspian Shipping Company.According to the Headquarters, divers of SOCAR’s Diving and Emergency -Rescue Affairs Office closely participated in cleaning works where the pier collapsed. Shirvan-3 crane vessel with the loading capacity of 100 tonnes has picked up some remnants of collapsed pier.
The works are underway throughout 24 hours.
Cleaning the remnants of pier aims to find missing oil under the remnants.  Avior vessel of Diving and Emergency -Rescue Affairs Office is participating in search and rescue operations in all supposed directions. At the same time, Mammad Suleymanov and Tabriz Khalilbayli vessels are also conducting search operations under the water.
Several Drones of Defence Ministry and State Border Service have been involved in the search operation.
State Water Rescue Service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations has been involved in visual search in Gobustan and coastal areas.
 The accident took place at about 05:00 a.m., on Dec. 15, due to strong wind, which blew away a part of a flyover of the 150-meter long oil-gathering station #3 of the department on oil and gas output of Azneft Production Union. Meanwhile, the board attached to the flyover and a booth on it were also blown away.
One person died and nine people went missing.
A joint special commission has been created to investigate the accident.