Abdullah I


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Abdullah I

Full name Abdullah ibn-Husein. 1882-1951.
Transjordanian emir (1921-1946) and first king of independent Jordan (1946-1951). He annexed the West Bank of the Jordan River in 1950 and was assassinated a year later by a Palestinian nationalist.
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CB&I is currently working on a number of projects in the Middle East, including:* A clean fuels project at the Mina Abdullah I refinery in Kuwait; project scope includes the engineering and procurement of two atmospheric residue desulphurisation units;* Storage vessels for a grassroots refinery in Saudi Arabia; project scope includes the engineering, procurement and construction of crude oil storage tanks and pressure spheres; * Ethylene technology and Feed services for the Liwa Plastics project in Oman; and* Design and supply of delayed coking, hydrocracking, crude and vacuum heaters and a steam reformer for the Liwa Plastics project in Oman, as well as process technology for the delayed coker and hydrocracker units.