Slovnaft operates the Bratislava cracking refinery, which is located in Bratislava, Slovakia. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles more than 1,400 refineries worldwide, it is an integrated cracking owned by MOL Hungarian Oil and Gas and others. The refinery started operations in 1957 and has a Nelson Complexity Index (NCI) of 11.5. Buy the profile here.

Key refinery processes

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 124
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 56
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 18
Hydrocracker (mbd): 40
Reformer (mbd): 21
Hydrotreater (mbd): 90
Alkylation (mbd): 8
Isomerization (mbd): 5

The capacity of the Bratislava refinery is expected to remain the same as 124mbd by 2030.

Maintenance activities at Bratislava cracking refinery

The Bratislava refinery cracking witnessed seven incidents during the period 2017-2022.

About Slovnaft

Slovnaft AS (Slovnaft), a subsidiary of MOL Group, is an integrated refining and petrochemical company. The company is involved in production, warehousing, wholesale and retail sales and also distribution of petrochemicals. The company’s product portfolio includes fuel oils, fuels, polymers such as polypropylene and chemicals such as toluene, and benzene. Fuel oil products serve industries like metallurgy, construction and in the chemical, power and gas. Fuel products include gasolines, diesel fuel, LPG and aviation fuel. Slovnaft operates service stations across Slovakia. The company offers its products to Slovak Republic, Czech Republic, Austria, Hungary, Poland, Germany, Italy, Romania, Croatia, Serbia, the Netherlands and Other countries. Slovnaft is headquartered in Bratislava, Slovakia.

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