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Masjed Soleyman

(mäsjĕd` sōlāmän`), city (1991 pop. 107,539), Khuzestan prov., SW Iran, on the Karun River. The site of the first discovery of petroleum in Iran (1908), it is now an oil-refining center.

Masjed Soleyman

 

a city in Iran in Khuzestan ostan (province). Population, 66,000 (1971). The city is linked by highway with Tehran and Ahvaz (Nasiri). Masjed Soleyman has been an oil center since 1908, although its significance has now declined. Local industries include oil-refining and the production of sulfur by the use of natural gas.

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Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran's Islamic Azad University is due to hold an educational workshop on 'Nanotechnology Principles and Applications' in the Southwestern city of Masjed Soleiman from February 7 to 9, 2012.
Managing-Director of the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) Ahmad Qalebani said late in April that Masjed Soleiman, Yadavaran, Mansouri and Hengam oilfields are the main four drilling projects that will contribute to the hike.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- The Iranian researchers at Islamic Azad University, Masjed Soleiman branch, and their colleagues at the University of Malaya, Malaysia managed to imporve the optical properties of zinc oxide (ZnO) nanobelts.
2) Department of Industrial Engineering, Masjed Soleiman Branch, Islamic Azad University, Masjed- Soleiman, Iran
Launching desalination unit of Ab Timour oil field with processing capacity of 60 thousand barrels per day, extraction gas from 6 new wells at South Pars gas field s phase 10, renewing oil production from 17 idle oil wells in Masjed Soleiman and launching oil storage tank number 38 at Kharg oil terminal were among the other NIOC s activities during the year.