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February 21, 2022updated 27 Jul 2022 2:38pm

Bilbao Refinery, Spain

By Carmen

Petronor operates the Bilbao refinery, which is located in Basque Country, Spain. It is an integrated refinery owned by Repsol. The refinery, which started operations in 1970, has an NCI of 8.67.

Key processes of the refinery

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 220
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 96
Coking (mbd): 40
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 46
Hydrocracker (mbd): 35
Reformer (mbd): 25
Hydrotreater (mbd): 136
Alkylation (mbd): 4

The capacity of the refinery is expected to remain the same as 220mbd by 2030.

Maintenance activities at Bilbao refinery

The Bilbao refinery witnessed nine incidents during the period 2015-2020.

About Petronor

Petronor is a refiner of petroleum products.


Information on the refinery is sourced from GlobalData’s refinery database that provides detailed information on all active and upcoming, crude oil refineries and heavy oil upgraders globally. Not all companies mentioned in the article may be currently existing due to their merger or acquisition or business closure.

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