Kuwait Petroleum Signs Acid Gas Removal Contract With Maire Tecnimont
Kuwait National Petroleum Co. signed a 117 million-dinar ($407 million) contract with Italy’s Maire Tecnimont SpA for an acid gas removal project at the Mina Al- Ahmadi refinery.
“We signed today,” Mohammed al-Ajmi, a spokesman for the Kuwaiti state-run refiner, said by telephone. The contract is for three years, he said.
Mina Al-Ahmadi is the biggest of Kuwait’s three refineries and has a capacity of 460,000 barrels a day.