The Ministry of Oil, on Monday, the importance of the investment of gas associated with oil operations in the fields of Dhi Qar province and the conversion of energy that burns to useful energy adds large quantities of gas to national production.
Oil Minister Jabbar al-Allaibi said in a statement on the sidelines of his meeting with the director of GE in Iraq, Tawfiq al-Ezz and the accompanying delegation, that “the ministry plans to cooperate with international companies to invest in gas and stop burning, including General Electric, Iraq, a number of projects in the field of oil and energy, “noting that” the ministry and the company put final touches to the contract of investment gas associated with the fields of Dhi Qar, which is hoped to conclude before the end of this month. ”
He added that the contract is one of the important contracts in terms of gas investment, and there are many contracts for gas investment in other provinces, stressing the need to involve Iraqi companies and provide employment opportunities for workers, as well as the construction and construction of housing complexes for workers in the oil sector.
During the meeting, they discussed ways to enhance joint cooperation and expand prospects for bilateral cooperation in the oil and gas industry in Iraq.
For his part, the director of the company (GE) in Iraq, Tawfiq Ezz, according to the statement, that his company is working in this direction and is continuing to complete all procedures to sign the contract in addition to the involvement in the work Iraqi company in the project and the operation of Iraqi hands in the project and the rest of its other projects, His company to develop joint work with the Ministry of Oil to achieve upgrading the oil and gas sector in Iraq.