The Nigerian Agip Oil Company, a subsidiary of Italian oil major, Eni, said it had begun feasibility studies for the construction of a new 150,000 barrels-of-oil-per-day refinery in the Niger Delta.
The Vice-Chairman and Managing Director, NAOC, Mr. Massimo Insulla, disclosed this on Tuesday in Yenagoa during a two-day succession planning workshop for NAOC’s small and medium-scale vendors.
He said the workshop was targeted at equipping proprietors and managers of SMEs with skills and best practices in planning for the continuity and sustainability of their businesses.
Insulla also highlighted NAOC’s efforts towards creating the enabling environment for oil and gas businesses to thrive including the planned construction of the refinery in the region.
The managing director said, ‘’Eni, our parent company, is committed to expand our operations and grow Nigerian content.
‘’We are implementing a number of projects in the Nigerian oil and gas industry as well as…