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Kuwait National Petroleum Corporation (KNPC)

P.O. Box 70

Telephone : +965 23 98 99 00
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Article archive for Kuwait National Petroleum Corporation (KNPC);

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Fire injures “a number of people” at Kuwait’s largest oil refinery 19 October 2021

A fire broke out at Kuwait’s largest oil refinery on October 18 and injured several people. The incident occurred at the Kuwait National Petroleum Company’s (KNPC) Mina al-Ahmadi oil refinery on the Persian Gulf coastline just south of Kuwait City....

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Kuwait closes refinery after explosion and fire 17 August 2015

Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC) closed its Shuaiba refinery after an explosion caused a large fire at the site on August 16.  Ahmed Al Jemaz, acting chief executive, said in a statement on the company’s Twitter account that the fire at the heavy oil cracking unit had been brought under control....

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KNPC confirms four dead 12 October 2011

The Kuwait National Petroleum Corporation (KNPC) has confirmed that four workers were killed and two others injured earlier this month in a gas unit blast at an oil refinery in Kuwait....