TotalEnergies operates the Gonfreville l’Orcher refinery, which is located in Normandy, France. It is an integrated refinery owned by TotalEnergies. The refinery, which started operations in 1933, has an NCI of 7.57.

Key processes of the refinery

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 253
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 72
Hydrocracker (mbd): 64
Reformer (mbd): 37
Hydrotreater (mbd): 220

The capacity of the refinery is expected to remain the same as 253mbd by 2030.

Maintenance activities at Gonfreville l’Orcher refinery

The Gonfreville l’Orcher refinery witnessed four incidents during the period 2015-2020.

About TotalEnergies

TotalEnergies SE (Total), formerly Total SE, is an integrated global energy company that discovers, produces, refines and markets oil and gas, and also manufactures petrochemicals. It carries out drilling, oil and gas production, processing, transportation, refining and petrochemical production, storage and distribution of petroleum products and specialty chemicals. It conducts power generation and gas trading and operates in the renewable energy sector. Total supplies feedstock to refineries, charters ships and undertakes trading on various derivative markets. The company serves consumers in transportation, automotive, aerospace, energy, housing and manufacturing industries. It has operations in Asia-Pacific, Africa, Europe and Commonwealth of Independent States, the Middle East, and North and Central America. Total is headquartered in Courbevoie, France.


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