KISR inks four-year joint research pact with KOC

March 5, 2014 10:35 am

Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research (KISR) and Kuwait Oil Co (KOC) have signed a KD2m agreement to conduct joint petroleum research, Kuna has reported. The four-year contract is the fifth such deal to be signed by the two institutes since the mid-90s. The contract will utilise KISR’s petroleum research centre to train KOC’s employees on conducting proper scientific research by the use of the latest equipment, as well as provide laboratory and consultative services in the fields of oil, gas and petrochemical production and water treatments.