Banagas to Expand LPG Plant 

The Bahrain National Gas Company (Banagas) - owned 75% by the Bahrain National Oil Corporation (Banoco), 12.5% by Caltex and 12.5% by Apicorp - is starting construction work on a BD1.1mn ($2.9mn) expansion project for the company's LPG plant at Jebel al-Dukhan. The project will raise the plant's design capacity from 110mn cu.ft/day to 170mn cu.ft/day, according to a statement by Banagas Chairman Shaikh Ibrahim al-Rashid Al Khalifah.