Bahrain: Question Mark Hangs Over Oil and Gas Projects


A 100,000 b/d refinery expansion, EOR pilots to produce a new heavy oil grade, a new pipeline from Saudi Arabia’s eastern province, an LNG import terminal, deep gas exploration. Bahrain has serious plans for its oil and gas industry, but obstacles obscure the path to implementation.

Bahrain’s Tatweer Petroleum – a joint venture between Occidental Petroleum (Oxy, operator with 48%), Abu...