PT Pertamina (Persero) operates the Cilacap refinery, which is located in Central Java, Indonesia. It is an integrated refinery owned by PT Pertamina (Persero). The refinery, which started operations in 1974, has an NCI of 6.8.

Key processes of the refinery

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 348
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 54
Reformer (mbd): 79
Hydrotreater (mbd): 12
Isomerization (mbd): 22

The capacity of the refinery is expected to increase to 400mbd by 2030.

During the period 2021-2025, the Cilacap refinery is expected to witness an estimated capex of $3,725.71m.

Maintenance activities at Cilacap refinery

The Cilacap refinery witnessed four incidents during the period 2015-2020.

Upcoming expansion projects at Cilacap refinery

CDU, Other Hydrocracker, RFCC, Distillate Hydrotreater

About PT Pertamina (Persero)

PT Pertamina (Persero) (Pertamina) is a state-owned integrated energy company. It has operations across the energy value chain from upstream to downstream. Its upstream operations include exploration, development and production of oil and natural gas. The company also provides upstream technology, drilling and well maintenance services; and develops geothermal energy, coal bed methane (CBM) and shale gas. Pertamina’s downstream operations include refining, marketing, trading and distribution of fuel, lubricants, liquefied petroleum gas, petrochemical products and other non-fuel products to domestic and international markets. The company has operations in Malaysia, Iraq, Algeria, Italy, France, Myanmar, Canada, Congo, Tanzania, Gabon, Colombia, Namibia and Venezuela. Pertamina is headquartered in Jakarta, Indonesia.


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