South Pars to raise gas production to 75 mcm

ASSALUYEH, Jan. 31 (MNA) – South Pars 12th phase contractor has said with finalization of sea platform maintenance, three platforms of 12th phase will produce 75 million cubic meters.

Pars Oil and Gas Co., public relations office quoted project director Rasoul Fallahnejad that during last October and November, 12th phase gas production capacity experienced a significant rise, reaching to 60 mcm from 12 mcm; “March 2014 saw the first cubic meters were injected to national pipeline network; during last 10 months, all platforms have entered production phase, contributing 5 bcm to the national network,” he added.

“The 12th phase has five land refineries, and sixth land refinery will be in the grid by ten days; the sum of six refineries will raise the position of the refinery sextet to second largest gas producer only next to Fajr refinery of Jam,” Fallahnejad asserted.

“The 12th phase was intended to produce 3 billion cubic feet of gas amounting to 84 mcm, and the ultimate amount produced will account for 15 percent of the country’s whole capacity,” he detailed.

By Mehr News Agency

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