1960 – Marocco lays a stone.Back to the timeline
8 January – Eni signed an agreement with Oleodotti Internazionali and Raffineries du Rhône for the construction of an oil pipeline from Genoa to Aigle (Switzerland).
27 April – Mattei was awarded an honorary degree in chemistry by the Camerino University.
12 May – Asap (trade union association for state-owned companies and subsidiaries in the petrochemical industry) was set up within the Group.
10 June – A convention was signed between the Tunisian state and Agip Mineraria for setting up Sitep, Société italotunisienne d'exploitation petrolière.
25 June – The first brick of the Mohammedia refinery, in Morocco, was laid.
4 July – An agreement was signed between Morocco and Royal Dutch Shell for the construction of a chemical complex at Safi, for the production of ammonia phosphate.
4 December - Mattei was awarded an honorary degree in hydraulic civil engineering by the University of Bari.