PARS OIL AND GAS COMPANY
Pars Oil and Gas Company (POGE), a subsidiary of National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC), was established in 1998. POGE’s mandate is the development of the South Pars gas field and North Pars gas field respectively.
Decisiveness of the Ministry of Petroleum to uphold and exploit the Islamic Republic of Iran rights in the south Pars gas field led onto the establishment of POGC.
POGC utilizing modern management knowledge, tools and techniques as well as experienced seasoned managers, specialists and experts in the execution of oil and gas projects, has thus far taken major steps in the realization of NIOC’s objectives.
Optimum utilization of the abilities and capacities of local and regional resources in the implementation of projects and the maximization the Iranian participation in products, manufacturing and construction in on our projects is another great achievement.
Development and production in various phases of South Pars gas field has increased the Gross National Product and has created a new and considerable perspective in the growth and blossoming of oil and gas industries.
One of the most important –achievements results from the implementation of South Pars development in this region is the diminishment of deprivation and poverty and the creation of industrial, maintenance, services and customs activities a s well as the creation of industrial, maintenance, services and customs activities as well as the creation of oil and gas related industries in the region. Also, infrastructural facilities such as airports, roads, social and health services, expansion of electric powder generation, communication and other utilities have been built in Assaluyeh.
Creating jobs and employment opportunities is another achievement. South Pars development has not only strongly vitalized and impacted Iranian industries oil and gas related industries, but has also directly employed more than 60000 persons.
The biggest industrial center for production energy in the world can be seen in the future perspective of this region which will be the foundation for the socio-economic development of Iran by 2021.
DEVELOPMENT OF SOUTHPARS GAS FIELD
Phase of South Pars gas field generally includes offshore and onshore facilities. Offshore fixtures and installations include, drilling platforms and submarine pipelines, while onshore facilities consist of gas refines, gas transport pipelines, utilities and infrastructures.
Support the activities of this project, Pars Oil and Gas Company has constructed an international airport, residential areas and townships, gas transport lines, road networks, floodgates, jetties and sea water intakes and desalination plants.