SRIP Instrumentation Construction

Abalto performs all Instrumentation Construction works for packages 1 & 5 at Sohar Refinery Improvement Project (SRIP).
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The Sohar Refinery Improvement Project (SRIP) is a multi-billion dollar project for Oman Oil Refineries and Petroleum Industries Company (ORPIC). It is a response to the need to upgrade refining capability to further maximize the value of Omani crude oil. At the same time, it will significantly improve environmental performance on the back of the recent progress made ORPIC’s Environmental Improvement Program (EIP). SRIP adds five new units, improving Sohar Refinery’s ability to process heavier Omani crude oil. The five units are:


  • Crude Distillation Unit (CDU)
  • Vacuum Distillation Unit (VDU)
  • Delayed Coker Unit (DCU)
  • Hydrocracker Unit (HCU)
  • Bitumen Blowing Unit


Daelim Petrofac Joint Venture (DPJV) awarded to Abalto a lump sum Construction scope for all Instrumentation works in packages 1 & 5. Project scope includes Procurement of consumables, Construction, Project Management, Pre-commissioning and Commissioning.

Instrument construction includes:


  • Cable tray fabrication & Installation.
  • JBs and Stanchion Fabrication & Installation.
  • Cable pulling, Glanding and Termination.
  • Tubing works.
  • Instrument & Control Valves Installation and testing.


Abalto is having a skilled team of 60 Construction Engineers, QA/QC Engineers, Technicians, HSE Supervisors and Administrators to ensure high quality work, and that work is done safely and in accordance to specifications and contract requirements.