TEHRAN, Oct. 11 - Iranian Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zangeneh issued a decree on Wednesday appointing Alireza Sadiqabadi as his deputy in oil products refining and distribution affairs.
Holder of the post will also preside over the board of directors of the National Iranian Oil Products Distribution and Refining Company.
Previously, Sadiqabadi was the managing director of Siraf Refineries Infrastructure Company.
He replaced Abbas Kazemi who held the post for 4 years.
Sadiqabadi has the experience of being deputy head of the board of directors of Marjan Petrochemical Plant, a member of the board of directors of Pars Special Economic Energy Zone, director of downstream projects at Energy Dana Company, managing director and a member of the board of directors at the Institute of International Petroleum and Sustainable Development Studies and Research, managing director of Tavan NIrou Arad Company (developer of windfarms in Jirandeh and Takestan, senior experts at Sazeh Consulting Engineers Co. in projects like Darkhowin, Arvand PVC and 4th Aromatics (Barzouyeh Petrochemical Plant) Nar Gas Pressure Booster Station, Bid Boland Gas Refinery II, increasing the capacity and improving the process of Shazand Arak Refinery, phases 13, 22-24 of South Pars gas field.
Siraf Refining Park is a major gas condensate refinery project with the production capacity of 480,000 b/d of the item.