OMAN

Oman’s state refiner Orpic held a groundbreaking ceremony on 3 June to mark the start of building its Sohar Refinery Improvement Project (SRIP). “The first of our three major projects is now officially under construction,” Orpic CEO Musab al-Mahruqi says. “On completion SRIP will begin the fulfillment of Orpic’s mission and vision by ensuring the nation’s fuel needs are met and that our plant’s environmental performance is significantly better....