Strategic importance of heavy oil to Kuwait
An exclusive insight into Kuwait Oil Company’s heavy oil strategy and why the resource is seen as such a strategically important resource for the sustainability of Kuwait’s oil industry.
KOC: The epicentre of Kuwait’s oil sector
Abdulla Al-Sumait, deputy CEO, South and East Kuwait, Kuwait Oil Company, spoke exclusively to Pipeline about the significance of the giant Burgan field which is at the centre of Kuwait’s oil industry.
Kuwait: The perfect storm for solar EOR
Pipeline speaks with Hussain Shehab, the newly-appointed Country chairman for Kuwait for solar-powered enhanced oil recovery (EOR) pioneer, GlassPoint, on his thoughts for the improvements this technology can bring for the country’s oil and gas sector.
Kuwait Energy wins Basra field contract
A Kuwait Energy-led consortium and the Iraqi Ministry of Oil have signed the final service contract for the exploration, development and production of Basras block 9.
Kuwait’s challenge to keep lights on
Of all the GCC states, every year, major OPEC exporter Kuwait seems to struggle acutely with finding enough gas to increase oil production AND power its growing economy.
Kuwait open to production freeze agreement
Kuwait's oil and gas minister has said that the country would be prepared to freeze its production levels on the condition that other key producers would also follow suit.
Oil workers go on strike in Kuwait
7,000 Kuwaiti oil and gas workers have gone on strike over government plans to pass new legislation on how it pays its public sector workers.