State-owned downstream operator Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC) has prequalified companies to bid on its planned molten sulphur-handling facility.

The project is due to be built at Kuwait’s Mina al-Ahmadi refinery and has an estimated budget value of $100m.

According to sources close to the project, the following companies have prequalified to bid on the scheme:

The bid submission date for prequalified companies is 19 June 2016.