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Maersk Explorer at Baku
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No: 344   Contributor: Unknown   Companies: Maersk   Year: 2006   Country: Azerbaijan
Maersk Explorer at Baku

Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan, lies on the Caspian Sea. As well as offshore fields, oil also exists immediately below the city. On the larger version of this image, just out at sea scores of tiny platforms with drilling towers and nodding donkeys are visible.

Picture courtesy of Parker, Europe
Picture added on 08 April 2007
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This is DSS 20 Semi Sub own by Maersk, named Maersk Explorer (Lider).

Build on year 2003, by Caspian Shipyard Company, Wholely own subsidiary by Kfels. Cause I was there to build the rig.

Added by DC Wong on 30 January 2012.
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