Rumaila Field Operating Organization

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Rumaila Operating Organization (ROO)
Industry Petroleum
Founded 2010
Founder BP,
South Oil Company
Headquarters Rumaila Oil Field

Rumaila Operating Organization (ROO) is an international petroleum company based in Iraq.


Rumaila Operating Organization is founded by BP, CNPC and South Oil Company to manage the 20 year rehabilitation and expansion of Rumaila oil field in southern Iraq.[1] The company will hire mainly local employees to oversee the operations and will include only a smaller number of technical experts and managers from the operator of the project BP and its partner CNPC.[2] The operations of the company will start in July 2010.[3]

BP, CNPC had earlier signed a contract with SOC in late 2009 to develop and increase production at Rumaila field.[4]

See also[edit]

Rumaila oil field


  1. ^ "BP and CNPC to Develop Iraq's Super-Giant Rumaila Field" (Press release). BP. 2009-11-03. Retrieved 2010-06-25. 
  2. ^ "CNPC and BP to Rejuvenate Iraq's Rumaila Oilfield". Retrieved 2010-06-25. 
  3. ^ "BP President of Iraq on the Progress of the Rumaila Oil Field Development" (Press release). Iraq Directory. 2009-11-03. Retrieved 2010-06-24. 
  4. ^ "BP, CNPC sign contract to develop Iraq's Rumaila Oil field". RIA Novosti. 2009-11-03. Retrieved 2010-06-25.