Drilling Wells for 2 Platforms of Phase 13 to End in Dec.

Ziari told Shana that thanks to sanctions, Iranian technicians are capable of doing South Pars projects without resort to foreign experts.

He said before sanctions, many activities in offshore section was not possible without help of foreign companies and experts but now, Iranians have gained remarkable achievement in construction of platforms and implementation of offshore projects.

He added that his company was in charge of drilling 38 wells for phase 13 of South Pars and drilling of platform 13A completed in less than 24 months in December 2014.

As for drilling eight wells for platform 13B, Ziari said thanks to good cooperation with North Drilling Company (NDC), the wells of the platform are drilled in high quality through Sahar 1 drilling rig and now drilling of four wells is underway.