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Duqm Refinery and Petrochemical Industries Company L.L.C is a Joint Venture (JV) between Oman Oil Company (OOC) and Kuwait Petroleum International (KPI). Located in Duqm, along the coast of the South Eastern region of Oman, the Duqm Refinery projects enjoys a strategic location and has access to both the Indian Ocean and the Arabian Sea. Being in the path of transatlantic shipping routes it has access to markets both east and west, which would ensure that its products could reach markets fasters and prove more economically viable.
With an aim to be a world-class refinery business, Duqm Refinery’s objective is to fuel the economic growth in the Duqm area as well as make a significant contribution to Oman’s future prosperity.
Once the refinery is completed, it will have the capacity to process 230,000 barrels of various crude oil per day. Diesel, jet fuel, naphtha and LPG will be its primary products. The project is located in the Special Economic Zone of Duqm. Duqm Refinery will be one of the growth engines for the special economic zone and will provide development opportunities for new projects that will directly and indirectly interface with the refinery. The Refinery project recently celebrated its ground-breaking ceremony in Duqm and construction work on the 5.75 Billion Dollar refinery project is to commence soon.
Total cost of EPC
Our In Country Value program is in line with national objectives to prioritize opportunities that would arise from construction work of our Refinery project to support local SME's and LCC's, as it has been allocated a minimum of:
For local sourcing of goods « Made in Oman » and local sourcing of sub-contracted services
The Duqm Refinery project, a 50/50 joint venture between Oman Oil Company and Kuwait Petroleum International is a project that would synergize the area of Duqm and make it a viable and strategic energy hub in the region.
Following a competitive tendering process, the contracts for the three EPC packages were awarded to globally renowned construction companies. They are:
|Package||Package Details||Awarded to|
|EPC 1||Process Units||Joint Venture of Tecnicas Reunidas S.A. and Daewoo Engineering & Construction Co., Ltd|
|EPC 2||Utilities and Offsite facilities||Joint Venture of Petrofac International Limited and Samsung Engineering Co Limited|
|EPC 3.A||Product export terminal||Joint Venture of Saipem SpA and CB&I.|
|EPC 3.B||Crude storage tanks in Ras Markaz|
|EPC 3.C||80 KM pipeline from storage tanks to the Refinery|
Our In Country Value opportunities will empower local communities and businesses.
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