Falcon Oil will operate the upcoming Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa I refinery, proposed to be built at Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in Pakistan. The non integrated refinery will be owned by WAK Group and is expected to start operations in 2026.

Key processes of the refinery

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 40
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 19
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 10
Hydrocracker (mbd): 10
Reformer (mbd): 8
Hydrotreater (mbd): 25
Alkylation (mbd): 1
Isomerization (mbd): 2

During the period 2021-2025, the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa I refinery is expected to witness an estimated capex of $330.72m.

Contractors involved in the refinery

Some of the key contractors for the upcoming projects at the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa I refinery include the following.

Design/FEED: Foster Wheeler, Xingjiang Petroleum Engineering.

Main EPC: Guangdong Electrical Design Institute.


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.