ADNOC hosted a Gas, Refining and Petrochemicals Forum during the 2018 edition of the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (ADIPEC), presenting details of its recently announced gas strategy and its plans to further develop its refining and petrochemicals resources and create new downstream growth opportunities.
ADNOC has signed a framework agreement with King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM), to explore potential opportunities for collaboration in research and development, and development of a student-ADNOC graduates exchange programme.
Samsung Engineering and CB&I – a McDermott International company – recently selected Siemens to provide 19 process reciprocating compressors for ADNOC Refining's crude flexibility project at Ruwais Refinery-West.
ADNOC and Mubadala Investment Company (Mubadala) signed a framework agreement to explore together potential global growth opportunities that build on Mubadala's diverse portfolio of refining and petrochemicals assets and support ADNOC's international downstream investment ambitions.
Saudi Aramco and Chinese entities Tsinghua University, FAW Jiefang Automotive Wuxi Diesel Works (FAWDE), and Shandong Chambroad Petrochemicals Company announced the start of a research programme dedicated to fuel and engine optimisation, and exhaust after-treatment technologies.