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October 27, 2021

El Dorado I Refinery, US

By Carmen

HollyFrontier operates the El Dorado I refinery, which is located in Kansas, the US. It is an integrated refinery owned by HollyFrontier. The refinery, which started operations in 1917, has an NCI of 12.5.

Key processes of the refinery

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 135
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 65
Coking (mbd): 23
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 44
Reformer (mbd): 31
Hydrotreater (mbd): 193
Alkylation (mbd): 14
Isomerization (mbd): 17

The capacity of the refinery is expected to remain the same as 135mbd by 2030.

Maintenance activities at El Dorado I refinery

The El Dorado I refinery witnessed eleven incidents during the period 2015-2020.

About HollyFrontier

HollyFrontier Corp (HollyFrontier) is an independent energy company that carries out crude oil refining and wholesale marketing of refined petroleum products. The company produces and markets high-value light products such as gasoline, jet fuel, diesel, specialty lubricant products, heavy products, and specialty, and modified asphalt. It also operates refineries at Navajo, Woods Cross, Tulsa, El Dorado and Cheyenne. The company also owns and operates various asphalt terminals in Arizona, Oklahoma, and New Mexico through HollyFrontier Asphalt Company. It owns and operates logistic assets comprising petroleum products and crude oil pipelines and terminal, tankage and loading rack facilities in the Mid-Continent, Southwest and Rocky Mountains, the US. HollyFrontier is headquartered in Dallas, Texas, the US.

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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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