Under the terms of the contract, signed on 25 August, O&G will modify and improve the power distribution system at the gathering centre, which has an oil processing capacity of 120,000 barrels a day.

O&G is also low bidder for two other KOC contracts totalling KD26m.

The first is for the-term contract to provide maintenance services for the state’s gas pipeline network (MEED 13:5:08).

The second is for the construction of an oil pipeline linking transit line 3 and the Doha water and power generating complex (MEED 29:4:08).