Repsol operates the Cartagena coking refinery, which is located in Murcia, Spain. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles more than 1,400 refineries worldwide, it is an integrated coking owned by Repsol. The refinery started operations in 1950 and has a Nelson Complexity Index (NCI) of 7.73. Buy the profile here.

Key refinery processes

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 220
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 105
Coking (mbd): 60
Hydrocracker (mbd): 50
Reformer (mbd): 21
Hydrotreater (mbd): 119
Isomerization (mbd): 7

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

Maintenance activities at Cartagena coking refinery

The Cartagena refinery coking witnessed seven incidents during the period 2017-2022.

About Repsol

Repsol SA (Repsol) is an integrated oil and gas company. The company carries out oil and natural gas exploration and production, supplies and trades crude oil and products, refines oil; produces and markets petroleum products, liquefied natural gas (LNG) and petrochemicals. It operates refineries in Spain and Peru. The company markets fuels directly through a network of retail stations and sales distributors. It also carries out the generation, transmission, distribution and commercialization of electricity. The company has a presence in North America, Africa, Europe, Latin America, Asia and Oceania. Repsol is headquartered in Madrid, Spain.

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