KNPC History

Major Milestones

  1. 1949

    Establishing MAA Refinery

  2. 1958

    Establishing MAB Refinery

  3. 1960

    Establishing KNPC

  4. 1965

    Opening KNPC Headquarters in Mubarakiya

  5. 1968

    Commissioning SHU with a Refining Capacity of 95,000 bpd

  6. 1975

    Expanding SHU and Raising its Refining Capacity to 200,000 bpd. KNPC
    Became a Totally State Owned Company

  7. 1986

    Opening Additional Revamp Project at MAA Refinery

  8. 1989

    Official Inauguration of MAB Revamp Project

  9. 1992

    Celebrating Rehabilitation and the Re-operation of Refineries after the Iraqi Invasion

  10. 1995

    MAA Started Producing Lead-Free Gasoline for the First Time

  11. 2001

    Releasing HSE Management System

  12. 2005

    A New Brand Identity Logo for the Company
    Opening KNPC New Head Office in Ahmadi
    Commissioning South Oil Pier

  13. 2008

    Providing Local Market with Euro 4 Fuel

  14. 2011

    Celebrating KNPC Golden Jubilee

  15. 2014

    Inking CFP Contracts

  16. 2015

    Starting Operation of Fourth Gas Train
    Inking Al-Zour Project Contracts
    Inking the Contract of Fifth Gas Train Project

  17. 2016

    Inking the Contract of LNG Import Facilities Project
    New Filling Stations with Distinguished Designs