Tag Archives | Korea Gas Corporation (KOGAS)

Iran, S. Korea Seal LNG Deal

Iran and South Korea have signed a technological cooperation agreement to for jointly developing small liquefied natural gas units. The 4-year deal concerns developing the technical savvy needed for construction of ISO containers for LNG units by consotriums from Iran and S. Korea, said Saeid Pakseresht, director of research and technology at the National Iranian […]

Iran Approves 29 Int’l Companies for Oil Projects

Iran’s oil ministry has certified 29 international companies to bid for oil and gas projects in the country under its new format of oil contracts. According to the report by the oil ministry’s news website Shana, 29 companies, including Shell, France’s Total, Italy’s Eni, Malaysia’s Petronas and Russia’s Gazprom and Lukoil, as well as companies […]

Iran, Oman, IOCs study Gas Exports

By John Lee. Platts reports that senior officials from the National Iranian Gas Exports Company (NIGEC) have met with Oman’s oil ministry and three international oil companies — Shell, Total and Korea Gas Corporation (KOGAS) — to look at the potential to pipe gas from Iran to Oman. They held a two-day meeting in Tehran […]

NIGC in Talks with German Firms over Gas Exports

Azizollah Ramezani, the international affairs director of the National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC), said Tehran is in talks with a number of German companies over exporting gas to Europe. The NIGC is preparing the ground for gas exports to European destinations, Ramezani said on Monday, Shana reported. He added that talks are underway with a […]

Foreign Investors Bid for Iran LNG Project

The Managing Director of the National Iranian Gas Export Company (NIGEC) has said that foreign companies are ready to enter venture projects with Iran for LNG production. Ali-Reza Kameli said technical assessment of the LNG project of Iran will be completed in about three months. He said under the project the factory for liquidification of […]

Tehran, Seoul Pen MoU on Gas Cooperation

Iran and South Korea inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) in a bid to boost cooperation between the two countries mainly in the areas of gas trade and LNG (Liquefied Natural Gas) exports following the removal of anti-Tehran sanctions. LNG exports, gas market cooperation and transfer of experience in the field of gas trade were […]

KOGAS may build Iran-Oman Subsea Gas Pipeline

Tehran and Seoul are in talks over the possibility that the Korea Gas Corporation (KOGAS) may construct an undersea gas pipeline that would link Iran and Oman. According to a report carried by South Korea’s Pulse News on Wednesday, National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) and National Iranian Gas Export Company (NIGEC) may sign a memorandum […]