Halliburton is ready for full-fledged cooperation with Uzbekneftegaz
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) -- On 6 August 2018, Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan - Chairman of the Board of Uzbekneftegaz Alisher Sultanov and President of Halliburton in the Eastern Hemisphere - Mr. Joe Rainey held talks in Tashkent.
The President of Halliburton noted that he closely follows changes in the economic and political spheres of the Republic of Uzbekistan, the Uzbekneftegaz press service said.
At the same time, he stressed the company’s long-standing intention to enter the Uzbek market, and expressed the hope that today is the best time to become part of the positive changes taking place in the country.
During the meeting, the parties discussed promising areas of cooperation.
The sides reached agreement that Halliburton will open a permanent office in Uzbekistan and the US firm will work on definition of the scheme of interaction to increase production of liquid hydrocarbons from low-rate wells.
The parties will set up a joint working group to consider the possibility of joint participation in projects in foreign markets.
At the end of the meeting, Halliburton President stressed that they are interested not in supplying equipment, but in establishing long-term mutually beneficial cooperation with the full presence of the company in Uzbekistan. To this end, Joe Rainey plans to attract the best specialists of Halliburton to cooperate with Uzbekneftegaz.