3W Networks, the industry leading System Integrator was awarded the Telecommunication and Security Systems works of Karbala Oil Refinery Project from renowned Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) consortium companies.
Karbala Oil Refinery located is in the South Karbala province, around 100km away from Iraq’s capital Baghdad. The refinery, being built on a 6km² plot of land, will produce liquefied gas, gasoline, gas oil, fuel oil, jet fuel and asphalt and will serve the growing domestic demand for oil and gas in Iraq. The facility has an estimated investment of $6.04bn and will have a refinery capacity of 140,000 barrels of crude oil per day (bpd).
The Karbala Oil Refinery will have the most secured and reliable state of the art Telecommunication and Security Systems consisting of Telephone System, Intercom System, CCTV, General Alarm System, Plant Radio System, Meteorological System, Drop Arm Gate and Traffic Signal Light, PAGA, ACS, and FIDS System.
3W Networks scope of work includes the Detailed Design, Project Management, Engineering Services, Procurement, System Integration, Site Acceptance Testing, and Commissioning.
Walid Gamali, CEO of 3W Networks said “This is a ground breaking project for 3W Networks in the Republic of Iraq underscoring our position as the leading Systems Integrator for the Oil & Gas sector in the region. We are pleased to be working with the leading EPC consortium companies and the State Company for Oil Projects (SCOP) to deliver a state-of-the-art telecom and security systems for Karbala Oil Refinery to support the growing demands of oil and gas supply in Iraq.”
About SCOP (State Company for Oil Projects) Iraq
The State Company for Oil Projects (SCOP) is an establishment under Iraq’s Ministry of Oil, a government agency established in 1970 and supervises the petroleum and minerals industries including the exploration, development, production, refining, transportation and distribution activities.
Project Code: CDQ