Malaysia mega refinery project receives first crude oil cargo from Saudi Aramco and Petronas
Pengerang Refining and Petrochemical (PRefChem) recently achieved a significant milestone in the construction of its refinery at the Pengerang Integrated Complex (PIC) with the arrival of the first crude oil cargo at Pengerang Deepwater Terminal 2 (PDT2), marking its transition into commissioning phase for start-up.
APIC 2018 participants predict promising future for Asian petrochemical industry
The 39th Asia Petrochemical Industry Conference (APIC) 2018 closed on 20 August having addressed some of the most important issues challenging the petrochemical industry in Asia.
Aramco Asia Energy Cup boosts sustainability, entrepreneurship among young researchers
Regional winners of the ‘Aramco Asia Energy Cup’ – qualifiers from China, Singapore, Malaysia, the Philippines, and South Korea – gathered for a key event in the Chinese capital of Beijing for the final contest after one year of intense competition, careful selection, and evaluation of the researchers’ innovative projects.
Saudi Aramco, PETRONAS form two new joint ventures in Malaysia
Through this collaboration, Saudi Aramco will supply 50% of the refinery’s crude feedstock requirements with the option of increasing to 70%.
ADNOC, LCT sign 3-year contract for sale of 1mtpy of naphtha
During the year, ExxonMobil announced a number of discoveries, acquisitions and other activities in various countries, including Brazil, Cyprus, Equatorial Guinea, Guyana, Mauritania, Papua New Guinea and Suriname.
Aramco, PETRONAS Chemicals sign SPA to boost petchem projects in Malaysia
The partnership marks a strategic, mutually beneficial relationship that will provide Pengerang Integrated Complex with high-impact strengths and synergies from both Saudi Aramco and PETRONAS Chemicals Group.