No.52/ No. 01

25-Dec.-2000/1 Jan. 2001


Omans OOC And Germanys Ferrostaal To Build 5,000 T/D Methanol Plant

The Oman Oil Company (OOC) and the German engineering firm Ferrostaal an affiliate of Germanys MAN Group have formed a joint venture to build a 5,000 ton/day methanol plant in Sohar. The Oman Observer reported on 4 December that the plant will cost $426mn to construct and will begin production during the first quarter of 2005. The Omani business group Omzest is also...