Achievements

NIOC Exploration Directorate’s Operations within the fith five year plan and some of the new discovered oil and gas fields in the eleventh government (2013-2017)

Exploration-Production New Blocks

A Report on the Discovery of Pazan Gas Field

Pazan structure is located in Fars Province, 177klm South of Shiraz, and 65 klm of North of Asaloie and North East of Jam. This structure was successfully drilled with aim of Dahrom Group in 2015.

The gas in place of the gas discovered in Dahrom horizon is 1905 tcf and the oil in place and other gas condensate are estimated at 436 million barrels.

A Report on the Discovery of Khartang Gas Field

Khartang structure is located in Bushehr, 122 klm East of Buhshehr and 60 East of Khormoj. The drilling of this structure started with dahrom exploration goal and lower Paleozoic horizon 2011 and finished in 2013. There are a total of four drill stem tests at Khartang 1 which resulted in the presence of gas and condensate in Kangan, Dalan, Faraghon and Zakin.

The volume of the explored gas in place at Dahrom horizon is 16.4 tcf and the volume of oil and condensate in place are estimated at 261 million barrels.

A Report on the Discovery of Charak Gas Field

Charak structure is located is Hormozgan Province and 220 klm West of Bandar Abbas and 80 klm from Bandar Lengeh and North of Bandar Charak. The drilling of this structure started with dahrom exploration goal 2014 and finished with the discovery of gas and condensate in 2016.

The volume of the explored gas in place at Dahrom horizon is 17.38 tcfand the volume of oil and condensate in place are estimated at 174 million barrels.

A Report on the Discovery of Yademan Oil Field

Yademan Filed is located in 65 klm East of Ahvaz 22 klm South West of Hoveizeh in the North West of Abadan Plateau in the West of Jofeir structure, North East of Sepehr structure and in the East of Azadegan Field. Ilam and Fahlian horizons were the main goals of drilling in 2014.

This filed is considered as a part of Jofeirans Sepehr fields and in the domain of this field there are 2.8 billion barrels conventional oil in place. Yademan field is a stratigraphic trap.

A Report on the Discovery of South East Sepehr Oil Field

South East Sepehr Oil Field is located in Khozestan province and Abadan Plateau 65 klm from Ahvaz and 36 klmSouth West Hoveizeh in the South of Jofeiroild field, North of Yadavaran oil field and in the East of Azadegan oil field. The aim of drilling this structure is to evaluate Ilam and Fahlian structure and after positive result from these two structure, their drilling finished in 2015.

This part of Sepehr and South East Sepehr are Stratigraphic traps. The estimated conventional oil in place for this field is 2.19111 billion barrels.