According to Managing Director of National Iranian South Oilfields Company, 5 fresh desalination units will be operational in the current Iranian calendar year.
Saying that these projects include constructing Gachsaran #3, Bibi Hakeemeh#1, Haftkel, Rag Sefid# 1 and Ahvaz desalination units, Bijan Alipor reiterated that processing capacity of these units are respectively 110,000, 55,000, 45,000, 55,000, 220,000 barrels per day.
"These projects which are part of NISOC strategies for raising the capacity of crude oil production, are on the verge of commissioning and will come online soon ," he noted.
Stressing that overhauling, renovating , upgrading and safeguarding industrial facilities are from other plans in line with this strategy, he went on: all company's projects will be implemented with regard to environmental standards and obligations.
Commenting on recent inaugurated projects, Alipor noted, the first phase of Manouri oilfield development plan, including an advanced production and desalting unit with the processing capacity of 75,000 barels per day has come online which raises crude output as much as 100,000 barrels per day .
praising the efforts of company's personnel for timely startup of industrial projects , he concluded: with producing over 80% of total nationwide crude output , NISOC plays a key role in flourishing Iranian economy.