CEO announces project will be commissioned in April 2018.
contract scope covers Engineering, Procurement, Construction, Pre-commissioning and assistance during commissioning, start-up and performance testing, Tank Farms for the Al-Zour Refinery Project (ZOR).
He joined KNPC
in 1987 and has over 26 years' experience in the emirate's downstream sector, with a focus on the oil refining industry, as well as on related technologies and management.
Our partnership with KNPC
aims to assist the company in meeting its expansion goals by using the most efficient power transmission systems from Siemens," said Wolfgang Braun, head of Siemens Power Transmission Middle East.
All the contracts might be awarded by early next year and we're hoping for completion in 2017," Jamal Al Loughani, deputy managing director of marketing at KNPC
, told the the MPGC conference in Bahrain.
will use several solutions, including SmartPlant 3D, SmartPlant Foundation, SmartPlant P&ID, SmartPlant Instrumentation, SmartPlant Electrical and SmartPlant Review.
He was speaking during a visit to Equate by a number of KNPC
runs Kuwait's three oil refineries which have a combined capacity of around 930,000 bpd.
Some in KNPC
say that, since paper WTI crude oil fell from $147.
Oil workers at state refiner Kuwait National Petroleum Co (KNPC
) temporarily postponed a strike on Sunday after KNPC
said it would meet their demands for better pay and staff promotions, a union official said.
Until August 2004, Hussein used to be chairman and CEO of KNPC
(see his background in down25KuwtWhoJun20-05).
Like KOC, KNPC
is trying to resist being converted into a KPC division.