Par Hawaii Refining operates the Kapolei cracking refinery, which is located in Hawaii, the US. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles more than 1,400 refineries worldwide, it is an integrated cracking owned by Par Pacific Holdings. The refinery started operations in 1972 and has a Nelson Complexity Index (NCI) of 5.49. Buy the profile here.

Key refinery processes

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 94
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 40
Hydrocracker (mbd): 19
Reformer (mbd): 13
Hydrotreater (mbd): 23
Alkylation (mbd): 4

The capacity of the Kapolei refinery is expected to remain the same as 94mbd by 2030.

Maintenance activities at Kapolei cracking refinery

The Kapolei refinery cracking witnessed six incidents during the period 2017-2022.

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