Deutsche Tamoil operates the Hamburg cracking refinery, which is located in Hamburg, Germany. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles more than 1,400 refineries worldwide, it is an integrated cracking owned by National Oil and others. The refinery started operations in 1972 and has a Nelson Complexity Index (NCI) of 5.86. Buy the profile here.

Key refinery processes

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 100
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 21
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 23
Reformer (mbd): 19
Hydrotreater (mbd): 70

The capacity of the Hamburg refinery is expected to remain the same as 100mbd by 2030.

Maintenance activities at Hamburg cracking refinery

The Hamburg refinery cracking witnessed one incidents during the period 2017-2022.

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