Al Zour refinery

  • KIPIC to Become Largest Oil Company in Kuwait

    KIPIC to Become Largest Oil Company in Kuwait

    Wednesday, 3rd May 2017
    Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC) and the Petrochemicals Industries Company (PIC) signed early May agreements to transfer contracts of key projects to Kuwait Integrated Petrochemical Industries Company (KIPIC).
  • Kuwait to Import Fuel Oil until 2019

    Kuwait to Import Fuel Oil until 2019

    Sunday, 2nd April 2017
    Kuwait will start importing fuel oil in order to cover demands after halting Shuaiba refinery. Importation might be required until the opening of Al-Zour refinery in 2019.
  • Van Oord Completed Land Reclamation for Kuwaiti Refinery

    Van Oord Completed Land Reclamation for Kuwaiti Refinery

    Wednesday, 31st August 2016
    Netherland's' Van Oord has successfully executed ground improvement for the Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC). The project included reclaiming 65mcm of sand and extensive soil improvement to be used in constructing Al-Zour refinery, the largest oil refining plant in the Middle East.
  • Kuwait Plans New Company to Operate Al Zour Refinery

    Kuwait Plans New Company to Operate Al Zour Refinery

    Tuesday, 2nd February 2016
    Kuwait's National Petroleum Company (KNPC) will set up a new company, KBRC, to run its planned Al-Zour refinery and petrochemical complex and to manage a new liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminal.