TotalEnergies operates the Donges cracking refinery, which is located in Pays-de-la-Loire, France. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles more than 1,400 refineries worldwide, it is an integrated cracking owned by TotalEnergies. The refinery started operations in 1935 and has a Nelson Complexity Index (NCI) of 6.43. Buy the profile here.

Key refinery processes

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 219
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 103
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 51
Reformer (mbd): 23
Hydrotreater (mbd): 126
Alkylation (mbd): 7

The capacity of the Donges refinery is expected to remain the same as 219mbd by 2030.

Maintenance activities at Donges cracking refinery

The Donges refinery cracking witnessed three incidents during the period 2017-2022.

About TotalEnergies

TotalEnergies SE (TotalEnergies), formerly Total SE, is an integrated global multi-energy company, which generates energy from natural gas and green gases, oil and biofuels, and renewables. It carries out drilling, oil and gas production, processing, transportation, refining and petrochemical production, storage and distribution of petroleum products and specialty chemicals. It carries out power generation and gas trading and operates in the renewable energy sector. TotalEnergies supplies feedstock to chemical plants, charters ships and trades on various derivative markets. The company serves consumers in the transportation, automotive, aerospace, energy, housing and manufacturing industries. It has operations in Asia-Pacific, Africa, Europe, the Middle East, and North and South America. TotalEnergies is headquartered in Paris, Ile de France, France.

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