Iran launching 5 gas compressor stations

Business Materials 8 March 2017 14:33 (UTC +04:00)

Baku, Azerbaijan, Mar. 8

By Emil Ilgar – Trend:

Iran on March 9 will inaugurate 5 gas compressor stations of the 8th cross-country pipeline (IGAT-8) to increase its transit capacity by 50 million cubic meters per day (mcm/d) to the final capacity of 110 mcm/d on March 9.

Twenty compressors with 25-megawatt power each, would operate at 5 stations, Shana news agency reported.

IGAT-8 pipeline transits gas from South Pars gas field to central regions of Iran.