The global integrated energy company has completed trials of its homopolymer PP grade, Luban HP 1102LC, for the production of high-speed raffia tapes, demonstrating significantly improved line speed and lower processing temperatures.
Interview from Oil & Gas Middle East with Adil Toubia, Upstream CEO, on how OQ's integration was right on time to help it cope with the pandemic, the company’s plans for growth and how digital technology is enhancing its operations.
As our integrated company is set to grow our polymer business' capacity from 340,000 to 1.5 million metric tonnes per year, major investments such as OQ’s $6.7Bn Liwa Plastics Industries Complex (LPIC) heralds OQ's commitment to secure reliable supply of Luban polypropylene and polyethylene to support the growing local and international market demand for polymers.
Interview from Refining & Petrochemicals Middle East with Ahmed Al Jahdhami, Downstream CEO, to know about OQ's integration of nine legacy energy companies.
Article from Refining & Petrochemicals Middle East on OQ's publication of its first-ever Sustainability Report, examining and documenting the group’s progress towards a greener future.
As a partnership between the academic and private sectors to conduct R&D projects, a successful closeout session of the black powder root cause analysis in Gas Pipeline Network R&D - a Joint Industry-Academic Project (JIAP) between OQ, Oman’s global integrated energy company, Sultan Qaboos University and the University of Technology and Applied Sciences was conducted recently by EJAAD, the Sultanate’s premier platform for energy innovation, in the Research Council building.
Read more on the achievements of Omani Women and Women at OQ. A feature article in Oman Economic Review on Ibtisam Al Riyami, Chief - People, Technology, and Culture at OQ.
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OQ Chemicals was once again recognized for its sustainability management in the supply chain. The corporate division belonging to the OQ Group was rated by the independent international rating agency Ecovadis and achieved gold status for the second time in a row.
OQ Chemicals (formerly Oxea) has successfully completed a recent expansion project at its Oberhausen, Germany site resulting in a 30 percent increase in its global production capacity for isononanoic acid. The project completed at the site is part of the previously announced carboxylic acid expansions in the short and mid-term.