Phillips 66 operates the Humber refinery, which is located in North Lincolnshire, the UK. It is an integrated refinery owned by Phillips 66. The refinery, which started operations in 1969, has an NCI of 11.8.

Key processes of the refinery

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 221
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 146
Coking (mbd): 70
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 54
Reformer (mbd): 48
Hydrotreater (mbd): 153
Alkylation (mbd): 14
Isomerization (mbd): 23

The capacity of the refinery is expected to remain the same as 221mbd by 2030.

Maintenance activities at Humber refinery

The Humber refinery witnessed five incidents during the period 2015-2020.

About Phillips 66

Phillips 66 (Phillips 66) is an integrated energy company. It gathers, processes, transports, stores and markets natural gas and petroleum products such as gasoline, diesel, aviation fuel and lubricants. It also transports, fractionates and markets natural gas liquids (NGLs). The company processes crude oil and other feedstock at it refineries and sells in the US and Europe. Phillips 66 manufactures petrochemicals and plastics. It also manufactures and markets specialty lubricants under the Phillips 66, Kendall and Red Line brands. The company has presence in the US, Europe, Asia, the Middle East, and Africa. Phillips 66 is headquartered in Houston, Texas, the US.


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