2005 News Story

Construction begins on the Hawiyah natural gas mega-project

Construction began on Saudi Aramco’s Hawiyah Natural Gas Liquids (NGL) Recovery Program project November 30. The project will add hundreds of thousands of barrels of petrochemical feedstock daily to the industrial cities of Jubail on the Arabian Gulf and Yanbu on the Red Sea.

In order to complete the mega-project, Saudi Aramco has teamed up with contractors Snamprogetti of Italy, the JGC Corporation of Japan, General Dynamics, Yokogawa of Japan, GE-Nuevo Pignone of Italy and several in-Kingdom contractors.