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Crude Oil Production at Azar crosses 4m Barrels

Iran’s production of crude oil at Azar Oilfield, shared with neighboring Iraq, has exceeded 4 million barrels, operator of the field says. Behzad Mohammadi, managing director of Oil Industries’ Engineering and Construction (OIEC), told a meeting of representatives of Iranian E&P companies in Tehran on Wednesday, said production of the fields has been fixed at […]

Iran Starts Pumping Oil from Azar Joint Oilfield

Iran on Tuesday, March 14, began pumping 15,000 barrels/day of crude oil from Azar Oilfield which it shares with Iraq. Early production from the field, located in the border city of Mehran, began in a ceremony held in the presence of Iranian Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zangeneh. Azar Oilfield development project is aimed at production […]

NIDC Rig Count hits 76

By John Lee. Shana reports that the National Iranian Drilling Company (NIDC) now operates 76 drilling rigs, at Azadegan, South Yaran, Sohrab, Azar and Phase 14 of South Pars. It quotes NIDC deputy managing director Hamidreza Khoshayand as saying that the company has spudded 169 wells, including 88 development wells, 2 exploration wells and 79 […]