Tag Archives | Anaran block

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 […]

Lukoil ready to Invest Billions in Iran

By John Lee. The Chief Executive of Russia’s Lukoil has said the company is studying two projects in Iran, including a possible return to the Anaran project. TASS news agency quotes Vagit Alekperov (pictured) as saying: “There are two agreements and there is an area of mutual interests. We’re interested in several sites there [in […]

Lukoil keen to Return to Anaran Oil Field

By John Lee. The President of Russian oil company Lukoil, Vagit Alekperov (pictured), has met with Oil Minister Bijan Zangeneh and discussed the possible return of his company to the Anaran block in western province of Ilam. Before imposition of sanction, Lukoil was part of a consortium that conducted exploration activities at Anaran, which led […]

Russia’s Lukoil to sign MoU with Iran

By John Lee. Russia’s energy giant Lukoil is set to sign an MoU for boosting oil recovery, oil exploration and extraction with Iran, an Iranian deputy petroleum minister says. Cooperation was discussed between Minister of Petroleum Bijan Namdar Zangeneh and Lukoil Chief Executive Vagit Alekperov (pictured) in the wake of a new opening following the […]