Saudi Aramco's oil refinery in Jizan will be delayed by 6-12 months because work on associated infrastructure is behind schedule and the contract to build a plant to supply it with power has not been awarded yet, three industry sources said.
KBR has been awarded a contract by Saudi Aramco to provide front-end engineering and design (Feed) and Project Management Services (PMS) for its grassroots Jazan refinery.
KBR will provide Feed and PMS services to develop the process desig
Foreign engineering firms keen on bidding for deals to design the Jizan refinery are asking state oil firm Saudi Aramco for more time to submit their proposals, industry sources said.
The refinery is designed to process 400,000 barrels-per
Saudi Arabia has extended a deadline for bids to build a crude oil refinery with capacity of up to 400,000 barrels per day (bpd) to November 7, a Saudi industry source said on Saturday.
The tender for the Jizan plant has been delayed sever
Saudi Arabia aims to award the contract to build a new refinery with capacity of up to 400,000 barrels per day by the end of November, the oil ministry said.
The tender for Jizan has been delayed several times from initial plans to open bi