The world's largest integrated chemicals complex ever built in a single phase, and established by the largest foreign direct investment in the Saudi petrochemicals industry, Sadara has been bringing its plants on-stream in a carefully planned sequence.
Fluor is providing overall programme management services for this US$8 billion Umm Wu'al phosphate project of Ma'aden, in addition to engineering, procurement and operations and readiness services for various scopes.
The project, comprising a new vacuum gas oil hydrotreater unit & sour water stripping unit, and modification of existing units and new interconnections, is part of the investment planned by Total to upgrade its Donges refinery, improving its performance.
The 8th GPCA Fertiliser Convention has established itself as the Middle East's leading platform to network, share best practices and exchange ideas for the future in a highly dynamic business landscape.
Named after SAE past president Harry L Horning, and established in 1938, the Horning Memorial Award recognises accomplishments and acknowledges contributions through R&D to the better mutual adaptation of fuels and internal combustion engines.
Amidst activist investors teaming up to derail the merger, and reports that Clariant has hired Goldman Sachs to help fight the activist investor campaign, Clariant and Huntsman presented an update on the merger, with a closing target of Dec 2017-Jan 2018.
SABIC reported a profit of US$0.98 billion in Q2-2017. This figure is 25.2 percent lower than the profit of US$1.32 billion reported in the second quarter of 2016 and 29.2 percent lower than the US$1.39 billion reported in the first quarter of 2017.
SNC-Lavalin's scope for this phase of the work includes project management, coordination and management of the process licensor, management of the geotechnical and topographic survey contractors, preliminary engineering and procurement.