Amec Foster Wheeler announces today that it has received overwhelmingly positive customer feedback to remarks made at the Kuwait Oil and Gas Show (KOGS), further reinforcing support for its already strong pipeline of future work opportunities in Kuwait.

Amec Foster Wheeler’s, Chief Executive, Samir Brikho, speaking in the opening Executive Plenary Session, on Future Hydrocarbon Resources: Innovations, Technology and Opportunities, at KOGS, outlined the opportunities for oil service providers.

Immediate opportunities for oilfield service providers lie with innovation and innovative approaches if not with entirely new technologies” and that “the industry must be transformed to deliver capital efficiency beyond cost cutting.
Samir Brikho, Chief Executive

The Middle East market remains strong at a time of oil price uncertainty and Kuwait is a high performing country for Amec Foster Wheeler in the region¹. The company has delivered services on megaprojects in Kuwait for the past 10 years and is currently executing a number of long-term Project Management Contracts (PMC) for the Kuwait National Petroleum Company and Kuwait Oil Company.

In addition to work in the Oil & Gas sector, Amec Foster Wheeler is also delivering environmental services in the country, including a PMC for the Kuwait Environmental Remediation Project and project management and design review services for the Kuwait International Petroleum Research Centre.

The company currently has approximately 850 people based in Kuwait, with plans for future expansion.