The most important activities of research and technology unit are including:
* Policy-making and codifying strategic plans for creating IT infrastructure and innovations in IOOC.
* Structuring and creating partnership model and technology development in the context of global and local partnerships in order to make maximum use of created poor academic and experienced technology power.
* Establishment of research and technology system in Iran offshore oil company in order to progressing it from operation-based to knowledge-based which is based on structured cooperation of research and technology centers with the technical and operational body of IOOC.
* Executive planning for application and development of new technology in form of researching projects which are appropriate with challenges and IOOC operational requires.
* Definition, codification and execution of researching applied projects with the aim of increasing the coefficient increasing of storages removal.
* Maintenance of technical experts and guidelines for the use of scientific knowledge.
* Supporting graduate thesis, publishing books and articles and effective-participation in scientific communities.
* Comprehensive effort using collective wisdom in order to fulfill the aspirations of the software and gaining rightful place of science technology.