The launch of this complex in 2025 will allow refining depth (the conversion rate) to increase to almost 100%
Moscow, June 21 - Neftegaz.RU. Gazprom Neft
has chosen Tecnicas Reunidas to manage the construction of the delayed coking unuit (DCU) at its Moscow Refinery’s future deep refining complex.
Tecnicas Reunidas specialists will be responsible for managing project design and equipment deliveries (incl. deliveries of Russian-manufactured equipment), as well as managing and overseeing construction and installation works and acceptance testing.
The contract is worth more than RUB 20 billion.
Works are expected to be complete by 2025.
, Deputy Chairman of the Management Board of Gazprom Neft, said:
- The company is continuing the modernisation of its directly owned refining facilities, directing investment at further increasing output of high-quality gasoline, kerosene and diesel fuels for the Russian market
We work with leading international and Russian companies on our modernisation projects, selecting the best currently available technologies and equipment
- Cutting-edge solutions are making it possible for us to improve production efficiency while, at the same time, reducing environmental impacts
Delayed coking technologies expand scope in the final refining of heavy oil
Thanks to advanced technologies, the Moscow Refinery will be able to increase output of automotive fuels for the Moscow region market, and commence production
of petroleum coke, used in the metallurgy industry.
This DCU unit, together with a hydrocracking facility (being managed by South Korea’s DL E&C
), will make up the Moscow Refinery’s deep refining complex.
has extensive experience in developing high-tech production facilities - the company’s engineers having successfully implemented a range of projects in Australia, Canada, Great Britain, Norway and the U.S.