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  • NISOC Output Capacity Up

    NISOC Output Capacity Up

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- Iran’s minister of petroleum, Bijan Zangeneh, recently said that despite the outbreak of the novel coronavirus, oil and gas production in Iran had not faced any disruption. Among Iranian oil production companies, National Iranian South Oil Company (NISOC) enjoys a special status because of its large contribution to Iran’s production.

  • Developing Persian Gulf Fields to Avert South Pars Output Fall

    Developing Persian Gulf Fields to Avert South Pars Output Fall

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- As Iran’s Petropars starts developing Phase 11 of the giant South Pars gas field with a view to making first recovery in 2021, Iran would be soon completing development of all phases of this offshore field which it shares with neighboring Qatar.

  • Potential for Mansouri & Salman Development

    Potential for Mansouri & Salman Development

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- Iran hopes to bring its oil output to over 5 mb/d under its 20-year vision plan through investing in ageing fields. Some of oil fields in Iran are already mature. Their oil has partly been recovered, but cutting edge technologies are needed to extract the remaining oil.

  • Iran Gas Sector Braces for Fast Development

    Iran Gas Sector Braces for Fast Development

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- Iran’s gas industry development has over the past six years seen daily growing development with the focus having been on recovery from the giant South Pars gas field. Development of gas industry is racing ahead in both upstream and downstream sectors. Iran’s gas industry train has been overcoming all restrictions in order to reach the final destination, which is maximum recovery from joint fields and replacement of gas with petroleum products. The gas industry hopes to connect all cities, as well as all villages with more than 20 households to the national gas network. In addition to maximum recovery from joint gas fields, processing the already recovered gas would be also instrumental in order to avoid any halt in the development operations.

  • SP11 Development Gets Under Way

    SP11 Development Gets Under Way

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The load-out of Platform 11B’s jacket in the massive offshore South Pars gas field started on April 30 for final installation along Iran-Qatar border. That marks the beginning of development of Phase 11 of South Pars by Iran’s Petropars.

  • Potential for Mansouri & Salman Development

    Potential for Mansouri & Salman Development

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- Iran hopes to bring its oil output to over 5 mb/d under its 20-year vision plan through investing in ageing fields. Some of oil fields in Iran are already mature. Their oil has partly been recovered, but cutting edge technologies are needed to extract the remaining oil.

  • Doroud, Arvand Oil Fields Up for Investment

    Doroud, Arvand Oil Fields Up for Investment

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The Doroud oil field, which is located in Kharg Island and northwest of the Persian Gulf, is among developed oil fields which the Iranian Offshore Oil Company (IOOC) presented to foreign investors within the framework of the new model of oil contracts – the Iran Petroleum Contract (IPC).

  • Complex Oil Show

    Iran Pahlavi I Petroleum Industry

    Complex Oil Show

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The D’Arcy Concession was awarded in 1901 when the Qajar dynasty was drawing to a close. Iran’s petroleum industry was born during the Qajar period. When in 1907 D’Arcy discovered oil in Persia amid conflict for the conquest of Tehran, the Pahlavis were not yet known. However, ten years later, the British found Iran’s politics much different from before and they continued to devour Persian petroleum.

  • Oil for Our Nation

    Oil for Our Nation

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- Everything initiated when a national demand was brought up in parliament. Some 15 years had passed since the 1933 agreement. World War II (WWII) had come to an end and triumphant Allies were letting the US take over politics and economy. Britain, France and their European allies felt exhausted due to the war with German Nazism and Italian Fascism. Now, it was the US who wanted to fish in troubled waters caused by WWII. Under such circumstances, nationalists and independent movements in Iran found the chance to breathe fresh air and they focused on the petroleum industry.

  • Covid-19 Crisis and Oil Prices

    Covid-19 Crisis and Oil Prices

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- Oil prices keep falling. Nobody could imagine that oil prices would hit their 17-year lows in less than three months. Analysts shift the blame on the novel coronavirus outbreak, which has degenerated into a global crisis. The Covid-19 outbreak caused economic stagnation and demand for oil and petroleum products dropped severely.

  • WTI, April 20 and What Happened

    WTI, April 20 and What Happened

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- What happened on April 20, 2020 in the oil futures market? Why the benchmark US oil prices did headed to negative territory for May 20 delivery? Will the futures contract price for WTI crude for June 2020 also be negative? Why are the prices for some crude oil in the United States and Canada single-digit or negative? To get the answers to these questions, don't miss this report, which was sent to Shana by an oil market analyst familiar with the oil market.

  • How Us WTI Crude Fell Below Zero

    How Us WTI Crude Fell Below Zero

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The Director of International Affairs at the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) said the impact of the fall in crude oil prices by more than $55 on Monday, April 20, on the East Asian market was about $3 as WTI is not used as a benchmark for pricing Iranian crude oil.

  • District 7 Gas Transmission Sustains 25bcm Supply

    District 7 Gas Transmission Sustains 25bcm Supply

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- District 7 of Gas Transmission Operations affiliated with National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) covers mainly cold regions, including Markazi, Lorestan, Kurdestan, Kermanshah, Ilam, Hamedan and parts of West Azarbaijan and Qazvin provinces.

  • Dreaming of World and Olympic Championship

    Interview with NIDC Weightlifter

    Dreaming of World and Olympic Championship

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- Iranian weightlifters finished in second place at the 2020 Asian Junior Weightlifting Championships in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. The Iran team won four gold, 10 silver and 5 bronze medals, scoring 641 totally.

  • OPEC vs. Non-OPEC

    OPEC vs. Non-OPEC

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The oil price slump following failure of OPEC+ talks in March is the biggest blow to the oil market since the third oil shock; a new scenario is emerging for the oil market.

  • Oil Market hit by 8-Magnitude Quake: Analysts

    Oil Market hit by 8-Magnitude Quake: Analysts

    TEHRAN (Shana) – Look at these remarks made by heads of states in the aftermath of sinking oil prices and demand destruction caused by the coronavirus outbreak: "We will not give in to Saudi oil extortion", "Coronavirus and Saudi Arabia are the cause of falling oil prices", “Russia's energy minister was the first to tell the media that OPEC+ production cuts would face away as of April 1”, "It is a free market and Saudi Arabia and Russia must resolve the price war they have waged which has caused the fall in prices”, "How can Russia and Saudi Arabia not agree and prevent the prices from sinking? What about the responsibility for humanity? Where has global brotherhood gone? Where are the so-called world leaders?”

  • Investment in Oil Startups

    Investment in Oil Startups

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The idea of establishing oil startups was first raised less than a year ago by Petroleum Minister Bijan Zangeneh. The minister gave instructions to the Office of Deputy Minister of Petroleum for Engineering, Research and Technology to follow up on the formation of oil startups. To that effect, Petroleum Ministry has now allotted 18,000 of land for knowledge-based and startup companies involved in the oil sector.

  • Skid-Mounted Processing Facility at South Azadegan

    Skid-Mounted Processing Facility at South Azadegan

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) intends to engage Iranian and/or foreign companies in the construction of skid-mounted processing facilities using the build-operate-own (BOO) method.

  • Skid-Mounted Oil Refineries Envisaged

    Skid-Mounted Oil Refineries Envisaged

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- Iran’s state-run National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) has decided to invest in crude oil processing projects through implementing build-operate-own (BOO) method.

  • Darquain-3 Up for Investment

    Darquain-3 Up for Investment

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- West Karoun is now known to Iranians. This border area is expected to form Iran’s oil civilization. According to plans, Iran intends to increase output from the 11 oil fields located in West Karoun by 1 mb/d within four years. The Darquain field will have a 200,000 b/d share in the above figure. Darquain which lies in Khuzestan Province is 45 kilometers north of the city of Khorramshahr and 100 kilometers south of the oil-rich city of Ahvaz. The field is expected to see its output exceed 220,000 b/d once phase 3 development is fulfilled.

  • How Iran’s Oil Attracted US

    How Iran’s Oil Attracted US

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The United States suffered least damage among the nations involved in the World War I and World War II. It escaped unscathed even from devastating post-war crises, and even upgraded its political, economic, military and cultural power on a daily basis. In the 1950s, nobody heard any more about Italian Fascism and German Nazism, as Europe was divided between Capitalists and Communists. As the world came closer to mid-1860s, it became further polarized: one pole led by the US and the other led by the Soviet Union.

  • Yadavaran Output Capacity Set to Grow

    No Feet-Dragging at West Karoun Oil Output

    Yadavaran Output Capacity Set to Grow

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- Touraj Dehqani, CEO of Petroleum Engineering and Development Company (PEDEC), has said the company plans to increase production from the Yadavaran oil field. He also told Iran Petroleum that Iran was in talks with China’s Sinopec for the second phase development of the Yadavaran field. He noted that in case the Chinese company shows no willingness to develop this field, PEDEC would drill 25 wells in order to add 50,000 b/d to the field’s output.

  • South Pars Marked with Iranian Manufacturers

    South Pars Marked with Iranian Manufacturers

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The remaining platforms of phases 13, 14 and 22-24 of the giant offshore South Pars gas field are set to become operational by the end of the current calendar year in March 2020. That would bring gas recovery capacity in South Pars, which Iran shares with Qatar, to 680 mcm/d from the current 630 mcm/d.

  • Why Namavaran Discovery Is a Breakthrough

    Why Namavaran Discovery Is a Breakthrough

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani, during a provincial tour of Yazd in October, said the country’s second largest oil reservoir had been discovered. Iran’s Petroleum Minister Bijan Zangeneh said the reservoir, named Namavaran, held 22 billion barrels of oil in place, 2.2 billion barrels of which would be recoverable.

  • Global Rivalry over Shale Oil/Gas

    Global Rivalry over Shale Oil/Gas

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- Shale oil and gas market has been gathering steam across the globe over the past decade. Many countries, particularly the United States, have developed new technologies to produce and process shale oil and gas.

  • Startups, New Energy Business Sector

    Startups, New Energy Business Sector

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- A new business sector is emerging in Iran’s petroleum industry. Several years after the formation of knowledge-based companies in this vital sector, it is now oil startups’ turn. The startups are expected to develop creative ideas with a view to reducing production costs and boosting productivity in the petroleum industry.

  • Iran Petroleum Ministry Focuses on Startups

    Iran Petroleum Ministry Focuses on Startups

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- Iran’s Ministry of Petroleum has decided to provide special support to startups and knowledge-based oil companies. Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zangeneh has said that 17 ha of land in southern Tehran would be allotted to these companies. He said the Ministry of Petroleum had a detailed plan for startups, which would become operational in the second half of the current Iranian calendar year.

  • Iran Gas Transmission Matures

    Iran Gas Transmission Matures

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- Iran's gas treatment capacity is set to exceed 1 bcm/d by the end of the current year. According to plans, gas supply to cities and villages is planned to hit 100% in three years. Every year, over 3,000 villages are connected to the natural gas network, a breakthrough experienced in no other country. Along with the development of its domestic network, Iran has been seriously working on gas export projects like the Iran Gas Trunkline 9 (IGAT9) and IGAT6. The country has a long-term plan to win an 18% share in global gas trading.

  • PEDEC Pursuing Oil Project in Makran, West Karoon Regions

    PEDEC Pursuing Oil Project in Makran, West Karoon Regions

    TEHRAN (Shana) – The National Iranian Oil Company (in line with the National Resilience Economy Plan) is pursuing enhancement of crude oil production capacity in West Karoon joint oilfields, construction of the Goreh-Jask Pipeline, building a crude oil export terminal in Jask Port, and bringing phases 13, 14 and 22 to 24 of South Pars to full production tilt. Since the first two priorities of these priorities fall into the realm of the Petroleum Engineering and Development Company (PEDEC) activities, we (Shana) talked with PEDEC CEO Touraj Dehghani about the company’s latest activities in West Karoon and Jast Port.

  • Ferdowsi, Mideast Largest Heavy Oil Field

    Ferdowsi, Mideast Largest Heavy Oil Field

    TEHRAN (Shana) -- The Ferdowsi oil field in the Persian Gulf is among the Middle East reservoirs with about 37 billion barrels of heavy crude oil.