Oriental Oil Kish

Weapon Program: 

  • Military

Address: 

- Second Floor, 96/98 East Atefi St., Africa Blvd., Tehran, Iran
- Dubai, United Arab Emirates

According to the U.S. Department of the Treasury, owned or controlled by the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) and its leaders; added to the Specially Designated National (SDN) list maintained by the U.S. Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) on October 25, 2007, freezing its assets under U.S. jurisdiction and prohibiting transactions with U.S. parties, pursuant to Executive Order 13382, which targets proliferators of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) and their delivery systems; established in 2001 as Iran's "first wholly private" oil drilling company; provides drilling rigs, well engineering, and procurement services for drilling projects both onshore and offshore; owns and operates three 2000HP land rigs in south Iran, and has a 440 foot Jackup drilling unit under contract in the Iranian territorial waters of the Persian Gulf; partner in Pars Kish Drilling Company, a joint venture with Japan Drilling Company (JDC).

Mentioned Suspect Entities & Suppliers: 

Date Entered: 

August 27, 2008

Date Last Modified: 

August 27, 2008