Iran, Europeans discuss developing energy projects

Iranian Offshore Engineering and Construction Company (IOEC) has held talks with several European companies to develop the Islamic Republic’s energy sector.

Managing director of the Iranian Offshore Engineering and Construction Company ,Abolghasem Rahmani, has said in the past South Korea built huge gas and oil platforms for Iran, IRNA news agency reported.

But now the country is capable of building such platforms domestically, he added.

However, he did not name the countries or companies that Iran has discussed the issue of cooperation in gas sector.

According to him five new platforms have been built in the country’s South Pars gas filed over the current Iranian year (starting March 20) and they will be installed as off July 10.

Abolghasem Rahmani further added that after the full installation of the platforms the country’s capacity for producing gas will increase by 100 million cubic meters on daily basis.

Source: Trend