Home / NEWS / Downstream

IRENA's 13th council meeting opens in Abu Dhabi Adnan Z Amin (left), director general, IRENA, and HE Li Fanrong, deputy administrator, National Energy Administration, China, and chair of the IRENA Council meeting, during the meeting the 13th Council of IRENA.

IRENA's 13th council meeting opens in Abu Dhabi

At the outset of the meeting, the Council elected HE Li Fanrong, deputy administrator of the National Energy Administration of China as chair of the meeting and Colombia as vice-Chair.

 •   UAE to be permanent headquarters for IRENA
 •   Saudi Arabia set to join IRENA
 •   UAE wins race to host IRENA HQ


 RSS Feed  more

Nakilat transitions LNG carrier Onaiza to in-house management

Nakilat transitions LNG carrier Onaiza to in-house management

With a cargo carrying capacity of 210,150 cubic metres, Onaiza is wholly-owned by Nakilat and chartered by Qatargas.
 
Honeywell, Saudi Aramco enhance oil & gas sector digitisation with new pact

Honeywell, Saudi Aramco enhance oil & gas sector digitisation with new pact

Saudi Aramco and Honeywell will work together to increase throughput, raise yield and improve reliability of Saudi Aramco's operations by leveraging Honeywell's cloud-based services and predictive analytics solutions.
 
ExxonMobil, SABIC sign pact for proposed US Gulf Coast petrochemical project

ExxonMobil, SABIC sign pact for proposed US Gulf Coast petrochemical project

The agreement follows recent selection of San Patricio County, Texas, as proposed project site and enables planning for FEED work. The proposed project is part of ExxonMobil's US$20-billion 'Growing the Gulf' investment programme.
 
Aramco, US companies sign agreements worth $50bn during Trump's visit

Aramco, US companies sign agreements worth $50bn during Trump's visit

The agreements, which are estimated to be around US$50 billion, highlight the magnitude of strategic growth and diversification underway at Saudi Aramco, including strengthening the company's standing as the world's leading energy and chemicals company.
 

 

Dow, DuPont merger gets conditional Brazilian regulatory consent

Dow, DuPont merger gets conditional Brazilian regulatory consent

The receipt of conditional approval in Brazil represents a very positive outcome for the merger transaction, which will position Dow and DuPont to unlock significant value for all stakeholders.
 
Dow recognised for contributions to KSA's economic growth, Saudisation

Dow recognised for contributions to KSA's economic growth, Saudisation

A plaque in recognition of Dow's contributions was presented by HRH Prince Saud bin Nayef Al Saud to Johanna Söderström, corporate vice president, human resources, Dow, and Jim McIlvenny, president, India, Middle East, Africa & Turkey.
 
Qatargas recognises employees for long service and outstanding performance

Qatargas recognises employees for long service and outstanding performance

The Long Service Award recognises employees for their dedicated long-term service to the company, and the Shukran Award recognises outstanding achievements by Qatargas employees.
 
ADNOC, Penthol sign agreement for selling Group III base oil in the US

ADNOC, Penthol sign agreement for selling Group III base oil in the US

Tighter emissions regulations are driving the use of high-performance lubricants in transportation. This is in turn driving up the demand for Group III base oils, which deliver improved performance and increased fuel economy.
 
Aramco, Norinco sign JV agreement for major downstream project in China

Aramco, Norinco sign JV agreement for major downstream project in China

The idea for this project received a major boost during the visit by The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman Bin Abdulaziz to China in March 2017, when Saudi Aramco and NORINCO signed the project MoU.
 
Italy's Dafram to ink valve deal with Ilam Petrochemical Company

Italy's Dafram to ink valve deal with Ilam Petrochemical Company

Dafram is finalising a deal with Ilam petrochemical plant for supplying big-size valves to the facility.
 
Industry leaders honoured at 17th annual Qatarisation review meeting

Industry leaders honoured at 17th annual Qatarisation review meeting

The 17th Annual Qatarisation Review Meeting featured presentations highlighting the sector's progress in implementing their Qatari human capital strategies in support of the Qatar National Vision 2030 and the National Development Strategy.
 
Iran plans 70 projects at Mahshahr Special Economic Petrochemical Zone

Iran plans 70 projects at Mahshahr Special Economic Petrochemical Zone

Feasibility and technical assessments of the projects are almost complete and several proposals for developing the projects have so far been submitted to the Mahshahr Special Economic Petrochemical Zone.
 
PGPIC, ITOCHU ink polyethylene sales deal

PGPIC, ITOCHU ink polyethylene sales deal

PGPIC will supply international markets with 11,000 tonnes of polyethylene on a monthly basis with a total value of US$150 million with the cooperation of ITOCHU.
 
ENOC, Energy Institute to host Middle East HSE forum

ENOC, Energy Institute to host Middle East HSE forum

Bringing together research, academia, industry and regulators, the conference will discuss HSE challenges and opportunities facing the energy sector in the Middle East.
 
KBR, IBM collaborate for digital solutions for hydrocarbon sector

KBR, IBM collaborate for digital solutions for hydrocarbon sector

Chemical and petroleum organisations require new levels of innovation and digital solutions to improve and enhance exploration and production, promote project capital and execution efficiency, and optimise operations, maintenance and safety.
 




NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION
Email:
ArabianOilandGas Awards
LinkedIn
Utilities middle east
Construction Week Online Middle East
Hotelier Middle East
Arabian Supply Chain Middle East



Digital Editions
Articles
Companies