From Gas to feedstock Aramco wants to Build Gas Processing Plant at Uthmaniyah
Saudi Aramco placed a tender for building of a gas processing plant at Uthmaniyah (etsimated project costs around US $ 500 million). The Uthmaniyah-project shall produce Gas Liquids like ethane, propane and butane from natural gas.
Ryadh/Saudi Arabien – Saudi Arabia needs feedstock from natural gas for ist ambitious petrochemical projects. The Gulf kingdom plans to producehuge amounts of high value hydrocarbon feedstock from fuel gases for international customers, former Aramco excecutive Sadad al-Husseini stated.
Operations are scheduled to begin in 2019 with production volumes of up to of 2.5 billion standard cubic feet per day.