Iran started injecting gas condensates to Soroush field in its Persian Gulf waters from the South Pars joint field on Monday.
The Soroush gas field in located on Kharg Island, Bushehr province.
The operation was undertaken with cooperation of National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC) and coordination of Iranian Offshore Oil Company (IOOC) by dispatching “Forest” tanker to Soroush field to inject gas condensates to its wells.
The operation was successfully accomplished for the first time in the history of Iran oil industry.
It was aimed at paving the way for continuation of gas production in the joint field and increasing the industry’s flexibility in critical conditions.