Aramco Secures Jazan Feedstock;  More Saudi Projects Planned

Saudi Aramco is building the world’s largest integrated gasification combined cycle (IGCC) power plant alongside its planned 400,000 b/d refinery at Jazan. The crucial link between refinery and IGCC has now been made, with Aramco awarding the contract for the refinery’s air separation unit – another of the world’s largest.

The IGCC will have 4GW total capacity, of which 2.4GW will be...