Hamid Deris, director of NISOC technical
affairs, said NISOC experts are satisfied with the proposals submitted to the
company by Pasargad Energy Development Company for developing Shadegan
oilfield, adding besides the Iranian company, 4 other candidates have signed memoranda
of understanding (MoUs) with NISOC for developing the field and will present
their proposals to the company next week.
He said a time period of 6 to 8 months is
normal for submission of proposed plans for developing a field.
Deris said studies on Karanj and Shadegan
oilfields have concluded and a contact for developing the fields will be signed
before late January.
NISOC contributes to over 80% of Iran's
nearly 4 mbd crude oil output.