Isfahan, July 24, IRNA-Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said on Sunday that his ministry plans to raise the gas distribution capacity of National Iranian Gas Company by 350 to 400 percent this year.
Addressing a ceremony marking inauguration of Pol-Kalleh gas pressure station in Isfahan east of Tehran on Sunday, Zanganeh said his ministry has scored a great success in manufacturing compressors, which marks a great upheaval in related industry in Iran.
Zanganeh said establishment of gas pressure stations demonstrates a step towards promotion of national technology.
Pol-Kalleh gas pressure station lies in the vicinity of the 56-inch pipeline and the GS4 station on 6.8 hectares of lands, 1,600 meters above the sea.
The project has cost the country about 55 million dollars to be implemented.
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