The Sultanate has brought online initial phases of its flagship Rabab Harweel Integrated Project aimed at unlocking tricky reserves. Separately, Total has awarded FEED contracts for a planned 1mn t/y LNG bunkering project at Sohar, pushing forward with yet another marquee gas project.

Oman’s biggest oil producer Petroleum Development Oman (PDO; Oman 60%; Shell 34%; Total 4% Partex 2%) announced earlier this month that its largest-ever investment – the Rabab Harweel Integrated...