Contract let for planned Kuwaiti refinery

Kuwait National Petroleum Co. has let a $528 million project management consultancy contract to AMEC, London, for the 615,000 b/d refinery planned at Al Zour (OGJ Online, July 1, 2011).

KNPC says the main object of the refinery is to “supply power-generation plants in Kuwait with environment-friendly fuel and provide alternatives for gas imports and heavy fuel consumption.”

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