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Dutch Firm “in Talks” regarding Azadegan Field

The managing director of a major Dutch manufacturer of flexible composite pipes said it is in final talks with Iran to develop a “flowline project” in the country’s South Azadegan oil field. “We are currently in the final negotiations for a project that should be a significant project. At this time, it is better not […]

Iran Plans to Award $15bn in New Oil Deals

The next Iranian oil and gas award would be based on the framework of the agreement signed with the French energy giant Total last month over the development of South Pars Phase 11, the deputy director for development and engineering affairs of the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) has said. Gholamreza Manouchehri stated that Iran […]

Iran, Iraq in Joint Energy Cooperation

Iran and Iraq have stated a new round of discussions to promote cooperation in the energy field. The talks were led by Iran’s Petroleum Minister Bijan Zanganeh and his visiting Iraqi counterpart Jabbar al-Luaibi in the Iranian capital Tehran. Top on the agenda of their meeting included developing the oil fields that the two countries […]

South Yaran to Commence Early Production

South Yaran is one of jointly owned oil fields in the West Karoun area in southwestern Iran. It has not been talked about too much. However, its development and operation are among priorities of the Iranian Ministry of Petroleum with regard to developing hydrocarbon fields shared with neighboring countries. North Yaran field has already started […]

Iran to Launch First New-Style Oil Tender in 4 Wks

A senior Iranian oil official announced that the development of a big oilfield in the southwestern province of Khuzestan will be put to tender for the first time under a new model of oil contracts, known as Iran Petroleum Contract (IPC), within up to four coming weeks. The project to develop South Azadegan oilfield, would […]

Japan’s Inpex to Study Major Iranian Oil Field

Inpex Corporation, Japan’s top energy developer, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) to carry out studies on the development of the South Azadegan oil field, located in the southwestern province of Khouzestan, a report said. Inpex is a strong candidate for the project after signing an MoU […]

Iran to Announce Int’l Tender Offer for Oil Projects

Iran is going to hold an event in early 2017 to put its oil projects out to tender for global contractors, an official announced. Speaking to reporters on Wednesday, CEO of the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) Ali Kardor said the international tender offer is scheduled for the early months of 2017. According to the […]

Iran Signs Major Oil Deal with Shell

The National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with energy giant Royal Dutch Shell for the development of several southern oil fields. The MOU was signed between NIOC and Shell during a ceremony in Tehran attended by NIOC Managing Director Ali Kardor, Hans Nijkamp, the head of the department for […]

CNPCI told to Cut Costs in bid for N Azadegan

By John Lee. Iran has reportly told China National Petroleum Company International (CNPCI) that it will have to offer much lower costs to reflect Iran’s improved post-sanctions position, if it is to win the job of doubling output at the North Azadegan oilfield. According to the report from UpstreamOnline, CNPCI completed phase one of the […]

Int’l Oil Firms pitch for Iran Projects

Iran has received the first wave of proposals by major international companies to develop oil and gas projects within the new format of oil contracts recently approved by the administration of President Hassan Rouhani. Ten companies including big European firms such as Total, Lukoil, Shell, Eni, OMV and Asian giants like CNPC, Sinopec and Pertamina […]

Iran Signs NDAs with Foreign Oil Firms

By John Lee. Iran has signed non-disclosure agreements with three foreign oil firms to develop the South Azadegan joint oil field. Gholamreza Manouchehri, deputy CEO of National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC), said the agreements were signed with Japan’s Inpex, China’s CNPC, and France’s Total. “I cannot precisely point out that which fields will be assigned […]

Iran Announces Primary Oil Tender for mid-Oct

Iran will hold its first tender of an oil field for development under the new contract model around the end of the Iranian month of Mehr on Oct. 21, Managing Director of National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) stated. The South Azadegan field is on the list for the first tender under the Iran Petroleum Contract […]