Environment

" A Connection with the Land "

Just as PetroMasila utilizes a wide variety of production methods, so too does it incorporate a complex yet responsive approach to the environment. Exhaustive procedures are undertaken to ensure that water which is separated from oil and re-injected into the earth is pure, clear and able to meet all possible environmental standards. Offshore, rigorous marine testing is carried out as part of PetroMasila’s approach to preventing harmful situations from occurring in the first place.

While of necessity fences encircle both the CPF and Terminal facilities, the layout of the surrounding environment – inside and outside the gates – is not interrupted. Herds of camels languorously – and regularly - make their way past the CPF facility, occasionally stopping to chew on a variety of desert plants. At the export terminal, a quick glance at the same water in which some of the world’s largest oil tankers moor will reward you with the sight of multicolored fish darting this way and that – a clear reason why local fishermen are particularly fond of this portion of coastline at Ash-Shihr Terminal.

With strict environmental standards enforced and a top-notch emergency response team in place, PetroMasila is afforded the opportunity to think above and beyond industry norms. Reflecting PetroMasila’s approach to its surroundings, the terminal’s construction manager said, “We shouldn’t interfere with the ecological system. If there’s a tree in the way, we don’t have to cut it; when it comes to the sea, we cannot pollute it.”




New Beginnings

When on December 17 ownership shifted from the previous operator to PetroMasila, the latter’s predominantly Yemeni management and workforce was faced both with real challenges and a great opportunity. The challenges faced by PetroMasila included logistical complications and skepticism on the part of customers and suppliers. The opportunity? To seize the reigns of a proven leader in the regional oil industry, and to do so with a new identity, one infused with national pride... Continue Reading.

A Bright Future

From upper management in the capital city of Sana’a to the department heads at the Central Processing Facility and export terminal, a shared vision of PetroMasila’s future success can doubtlessly be seen as the reason behind the company’s growing accomplishments. Continue Reading.

Environment and Us

Just as PetroMasila utilizes a wide variety of production methods, so too does it incorporate a complex yet responsive approach to the environment. Exhaustive procedures are undertaken to ensure that water which is separated from oil and re-injected into the earth is pure, clear and able to meet all possible environmental standards. Offshore, rigorous marine testing is carried out as part of PetroMasila’s approach to preventing harmful situations from occurring in the first place. Continue Reading.