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Corporate Partners

SNC-Lavalin Group Inc.
Engineering, Procurement & Project Manager

SNC-Lavalin is one of the world’s top 10 engineering and construction companies, a key player in facilities and operation management, and in the ownership, operation and maintenance of infrastructure. SNC-Lavalin companies provide engineering, procurement, construction, project management and project financing services to a variety of industry sectors, including agrifood, biopharmaceuticals, chemicals and petroleum, environment, heavy construction, mass transit, mining and metallurgy, power and water management.

SNC-Lavalin of Toronto, Canada are the overall Project Manager. They are providing design engineering for the new facilities in the OSBL such as the pipeline, storage tanks, waste water treatment, the cogeneration power plant, utilities and interconnecting pipeways. SNC-Lavalin are carrying out all of the procurement activities and are the Construction Manager.

Ventech Engineers Inc.
Relocation Manager & Process Engineer

Ventech is the internationally recognized leader for plant relocations, having moved more refineries (often from one continent to another) than any other company in the world.
Ventech engineering, surplus equipment and construction divisions are experienced in match marking, dismantling, loading, and shipping complete process units. They also re-engineer, refurbish, and re-erect the facilities for new operations, using both new and surplus equipment.

Stone & Webster Consultants

Stone & Webster, A Shaw Group Company, is one of the world’s foremost engineering – construction companies. Founded in Boston in 1889 as an electrical testing laboratory and consulting firm, Stone & Webster has evolved into a global organization employing more than 5,000 people worldwide. Stone & Webster meets the needs of clients, public and private, in virtually every sphere of activity. Today, Stone & Webster is a full service engineering and construction organization, offering the managerial and technical resources that are vital to solving complex energy, environmental, infrastructure and industrial challenges worldwide. 

Apart from the USA, Stone & Webster designed 22 Petrochemical Plants in Japan. The company’s advanced computer application uses 3 dimensional model system, which monitors, diagnoses and recommends solutions in equipment vibration, chemical processing and controls all plant operations. 

The company also won a contract for managing a construction project for gas works for Abu Dhabi Marine Operating Company in the United Arab Emirates and other projects in the Middle East, Turkey and China, as a global leader with revenue of over US$ 3.3 billion.

They are engaged for the evaluation of the IRL Project for operating flexibility to upgrade the refinery margin.

Descon Engineering Limited

Descon has been awarded the Site Civil Work Construction Contract, valued at US$ 50 million, which includes the site preparation, earthwork, grading, roads, foundations, utility tanks, underground piping and area paving, electrical trenches, tank dikes and slabs. Over the last thirty years, Descon Engineering Limited (Descon) has gained rich experience in plant construction of all disciplines. Descon’s diverse portfolio of plant construction, engineering design, manufacturing, plant maintenance, and retrofit projects, makes it a logical choice for a client’s one stop solution. 

Descon has been highly involved in high profile oil and gas projects from facilities revamp to grass root projects. It has delivered engineering, manufacturing, construction, commissioning, maintenance, and EPC services to refineries, gas fields, process plants, pipelines, LNG & LPG plants and storage facilities.

Descon is HSE focused and Safety is its highest priority. As such, all its personnel and environmental protection systems are ISO compliant


Zishan Engineers (Pvt.) Limited

Zishan Engineers have designed the Field Erected Storage Tanks, including foundations and the Pipeline Network between Indus Refinery Limited and FOTCO Jetty at Port Qasim.

Project Advisors / Consultants

Vitol Dubai Limited
Crude Supply & Products Advisor

The Vitol Group is the world’s largest Crude Oil and Product Trading Company. It is privately owned by its employees worldwide. Its employees are seasoned oil professionals who possess the specialist knowledge and expertise to be able to provide a full service in all aspects of oil transportation, refining, distribution, marketing, trading and finance.

The Vitol group’s strength is largely due to a number of key factors: dedication to long term relationships with its customer and suppliers, a highly effective global intelligence-gathering capability, experienced staff able to interpret shifting economic forces, and ability to responds rapidly and creativity to changing market conditions.

With headquarters in Rotterdam, the Netherlands and Geneva, Switzerland, the Vitol Group also has trading entities in Houston, Bahrain and Singapore, which between them provide 24-hour coverage of all the world’s oil markets including London, Houston and Singapore.

Jacobs Consulting Inc.
Technical & Economic Advisor

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. is one of the world’s largest and most diverse providers of professional technical services. With annual revenues approaching $8 billion, Jacobs offer full-spectrum support to industrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets. Services include scientific and specialty consulting as well as all aspects of engineering and construction, and operations & maintenance.

Jacobs has completed a Linear Program (LP) Model for the Refinery which analyzes Crude & Product Variables. They study the effects of various operating modes and the potential results from adding New Units and Technologies

Purvin & Gertz Inc.

International Energy Consultants

Purvin & Gertz is an international energy consulting firm, providing services to the crude oil, petroleum refining, natural gas, LPG, NGL and power generation industries. The firm's headquarters are located in Houston, Texas with an international network of offices in the U.S., Canada, Europe, South America, Russia, Asia, Middle East and Singapore. Purvin & Gertz was founded in 1947 to provide consulting services which include business analysis, strategic planning, merger and acquisition assistance and third-party services including independent engineering services for project finance, business and facility evaluations, litigation and insurance support. They offer multi-client studies and subscription services for analysis of short-term and long-range trends in supply, demand, trade, prices and margins in all aspects of the energy business. They are doing the Products Market Analysis for IRL.

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