The Aramco/Shell Sasref JV plant is to be upgraded to enable Euro V fuel production. Malaysia JV refinery with Petronas is on target for early 2019 start-up.

State oil giant Saudi Aramco has added to its domestic refining projects program with the award of a contract to oversee an upgrade of its Sasref joint venture refinery with Anglo-Dutch major Shell.

Aramco and Shell awarded US firm CB&I a $95mn contract to oversee engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) work on the...