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Aramco signs 15 strategic deals

Saudi Aramco has signed 15 strategic and commercial collaborations valued at more than $34 billion with 15 partner companies from eight countries at the Future Investment Initiative (FII) forum in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.The memoranda of understanding (MoUs) reflect both Saudi Aramco’s and the kingdom’s international partnership strategies and the determination to diversify the economy.The MoUs support Saudi Aramco’s forward-looking strategy across business units, including downstream, offshore...

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Aramco boosts export capacityDHAHRAN: The commissioning of Yanbu South Terminal (YST) this week...

Aramco buys China refinery stake

State oil giant Saudi Aramco said it had signed an agreement with a provincial government in China...



Saudi has no plans for oil embargo

Saudi Arabia has no intention of unleashing a 1973-style oil embargo on Western consumers and will isolate oil from politics, the Saudi energy minister said amid a crisis over the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi."There is no intention," Khalid AlFalih told Russia’s TASS news agency when asked whether there could be a repeat of the oil embargo."This incident will pass. But Saudi Arabia is a very responsible country, for decades we used our oil policy as a responsible economic tool and...



Banagas CGP- III set to begin commercial operations soon

Leading EPC contractor JGC is building the $355-million Central Gas Plant 3  as part of an expansion at the Bahrain National Gas Expansion Company to treat 350 million standard cubic feet per day (mmscfd) of unprocessed associated gas (AG) JGC Corporation, one of the leading engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractors in the Middle East with an order book worth billions of dollars, says commissioning is in progress at the Banagas Central Gas Plant Three (CGP-III) with commercial...

The new online gas measurement system from Bauer

The system measures the oxygen, CO and CO2 content of the air, with optional measurement of absolute...



Bahrain’s oil and gas find to spur economic revival

Independent appraisals have confirmed Noga’s find of highly significant quantities of oil in place for Khaleej Al Bahrain, with tight oil amounting to at least 80 billion barrels, and deep gas reserves in the region of 10-20 trillion cubic feetBahrain's discovery of "highly significant" oil and gas reserves in the more than 80 years of its petroleum history is raising hopes of economic transformation in the country. Bahrain is one of the oldest petroleum producing countries in the region, even...

VAT to pose challenges for the oil and gas sector

Determining VAT’s impact on oil and gas activities is often complicated by the need for businesses...

2H Offshore successfully installs CSP off Bahrain

On behalf of Bapco and Schlumberger, 2H Offshore designed a tripod CSP with boat landing that can...

Basrec plans to diversify and expand in the region

Oil exploration in the region was a major catalyst for Basrec’s significant growth; however the...

Bahrain poised to witness a gold rush: Falcon Petroleum

While Bahrain will benefit from the commercial delivery of oil and gas in tAhe coming years, the...



Show focus on digitalisation

Adipec’s international country pavilions play a key role in enhancing bilateral trade, creating the opportunity for dialogue and long-lasting agreements. The presence of so many country pavilions underlines the importance of Adipec for the oil and gas industryThe Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (Adipec), a world-class business forum, where oil and gas professionals convene to engage in dialogue, create partnerships, do business and identify solutions and strategies...

Packers Plus carves a niche for itself in the region

The company’s growth in the region, particularly Saudi Arabia, has been exceptional and it is...

Sulzer sees bright prospects in the region

The Swiss company will show case its latest developments in separation technology and key solutions...

Alkhorayef is always on the path of advancement

From its origins serving the water sector in Saudi Arabia in 1980, the company quickly moved into...

Trans Asia to display hot tapping services

The company has expanded geographically to new markets beyond GCC and it hopes to add a couple of...

Petrogear pushes forward with aggressive capex plan

With the addition of a new facility in 2019, the firm will relaunch as a group, comprising Petrogear...

Byrne continues on path of expansion

The firm’s services cover a broad variety of sectors including, but not limited to, oil and gas...

Haldor Topsoe enhances its presence in Saudi Arabia

The company’s relations with Saudi Arabia and Saudi Aramco are historic and have evolved over many...

Cyber security threat to Britain

The oil and gas industry needs to wake up to the cyber threat posed by hostile states, the former...

Asry ready to offer expertise at Khaleej Al Bahrain

The company, which has completed 11 rig projects this year with several still under way, says the...

Kooheji Golden Gate partners with Indian real estate majors

An exciting partnership between Bahrain and India is set to redefine real estate development in the...

Retal launches luxury Ewan Al Nahda villa project

The project, which houses 38 villas carefully designed to suit all categories, is only 14 minutes...

The way ahead is to digitally transform

The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) has ushered in huge potential: predictive maintenance...

Knowing the ins and outs of contract negotiation

There are two fundamental issues in contract negotiations. Each party wants to make a good deal, and...

Binzagr Jubail in JV with Koso Japan and Koso KentIntrol UK

The company is now the local manufacturing partner of Koso control valves for the Saudi market...




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