faces various challenges such as:
- Accelerating the
process of procurement and supplying of long-term manufacturing equipment. Constant
follow up with the relevant contractor is underway.
- Ensuring timely provision
of cooling water by Public Authority for Industry (KIPA) along with the
commissioning of new facilities. KNPC is coordinating with KIPA to overcome all
with other under-construction projects at MAA besides the linking the project’s
facilities with the existing ones. An intensive coordination is underway with
the other relevant departments to achieve all these works without affecting
- Managing the huge
number of workers required for the project and maintaining safety measures to
ensure safety of all workers.
absolutely no accidents since the kick-off of project. the contractor completely
fulfills all KNPC occupational safety measures before initiating any activity
at the project site. Project team and occupational safety employees routinely monitor
the execution process to make sure that safety and security measures are daily
Oil Price Drop Influence over the project:
The fifth gas train
is one of KPC’s 2020-strategy projects and the required budget has already been
allocated; therefore, the oil price drop has no influence over the project.
KNPC scope of work also includes creating additional value to the Kuwaiti associated
gas through turning it into high quality derivatives to be sold at a higher