Projects Grassroots Refinery

High-conversion grassroots refinery to produce clean fuels


Duqm, Oman


EPIC supported the development of a high-conversion grassroots refinery to produce clean fuels under Euro V and Euro VI standards. This turnkey contract for a new grassroots refinery in Oman is part of the Omani government plan for the industrial development of the country, which has been designed under international codes and good engineering practices to ensure that HSE protocols are strictly followed in order to protect local environmental, health, and welfare of the community at large.

The project scope includes engineering, supply, construction, and commissioning of the main refining units. Some of which are U150 Kerosene Treatment Unit, U170 LPG Treatment Unit, U320 Amine Regeneration Unit, U330 Sour Water Strip, U136 Coker Sour Water Strip.

EPIC Results
  • Over 98.5% weld acceptance rate
  • Welded over 1,000,000 diameter inches during COVID-19 national restrictions
  • Leveraged MATVIS project information system to exchange critical project information for seamless execution