Offshore platform Iran

Iran’s IOOC issues 8 tenders


TEHRAN, February 10, 2017 – The Iranian Offshore Oil Company has issued eight pre-qualification tenders for drilling and related services in the Gulf.

A deadline of March was given for proposals.


Three tenders are for directional drilling, well fishing services and drilling fluids services in the Kharg and Bahregan areas. A further three tenders cover directional drilling, well fishing services, and drilling fluids services in the Qeshm and Sirri areas. The final two tenders are for directional drilling and drilling fluids services around Lavan Island.

A subsidiary of the National Iranian Oil Company, the Iranian Offshore Oil Company (IOOC) is a state-owned offshore oil production company operating in Iran’s offshore.

In a separate tender published with a launch date of February 7, IOOC called for bids on engineering, supply, repairing and running of PDC and tri-cone drill bits under a two-year contract.

The deadline was given as February 15.