Under the Patronage of H.E. Shaikh Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Khalifa, the Minister of Oil, ME- CAT 2018 had launched on Wednesday morning, 5 December 2018, at The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel, Bahrain. That is organized by Euro Petroleum Consultants and Bahrain Petroleum Company (Bapco) in cooperation with the National Oil and Gas Authority (NOGA). There will be a number of support from the international oil companies in the Gulf and in the presence of a large number of experts and engineers and those interested in the various aspects of the oil industry from different countries of the world, to discuss the technological processors fuel oil remaining in the petroleum refining industry.
H.E. the Minister of Oil has expressed his deep happiness in the embrace of the Kingdom of Bahrain the first version of the series of conferences of the Middle East Catalyst Technology Conference, in regards to the good reputation enjoyed by the Kingdom of Bahrain on the world level in the conference and events industry specialized in this vital area. H.E. appreciated the tireless efforts of the organizers in overcoming the difficulties and in having successful events that contribute to the development of exchange of information, experience and expertise and a review of best practices in all areas and disciplines of the relationship.
H.E. said that the stimulus operations are at the core of all refineries and petrochemical plants, which are witnessing an increase in demand for the catalysts in the global markets, given the current directives for increased integration and efficiency, as well as the environmental factors that are inherently imposed, using incentives to better achieve the quality of petroleum products and increase production as well as increase the life cycle.
Moreover, H.E. the Minister of Oil said that the program in the conference includes a number of important topics in the world oil industry at the present time, which cast a shadow over the development of the links between the performance of catalytic materials used in the treatment of the hydrogen gas oil in the industrial units in the refineries and performance in the modules in the industrial laboratories. As well as the review of ways to develop databases on the performance of this kind of commercial catalytic materials to suit the needs of oil refineries and oil companies in the world, and to the review the best practices in the manufacture of catalytic materials and to invest in developing the oil industry in the region.
This conference had witnessed many participants from specialized technicians and engineers from various local, regional and international companies, specialized in the field of catalyst markets. As well as the presence of a number of researchers and scholars in this specialization of the different countries of the world. It is also expected that the exhibition attracts many national and global companies and review the latest products and the latest technical developments in the oil industry, where the fair is an opportunity to talk closely with the representatives of the participating companies.