Qatargas Operating operates the Laffan I condensate splitter refinery, which is located in Ad Dawhah, Qatar. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles more than 1,400 refineries worldwide, it is a non integrated condensate splitter owned by QatarEnergy, TotalEnergies, Cosmo Oil, Exxon Mobil, Idemitsu Kosan, Marubeni, and Mitsui. The refinery started operations in 2009 and has a Nelson Complexity Index (NCI) of 4.99. Buy the profile here.

Key refinery processes

Condensate Splitter (mbd): 160
Hydrotreater (mbd): 186

The capacity of the Laffan I refinery is expected to remain the same as 160mbd by 2030.

Maintenance activities at Laffan I condensate splitter refinery

The Laffan I refinery condensate splitter witnessed one incidents during the period 2017-2022.

About Qatargas Operating

Qatargas Operating Co Ltd (Qatargas), a subsidiary of Qatar Petroleum, is a producer and supplier of liquefied natural gas (LNG). The company refines crude oil and produces LNG from its gasification terminals. It also produces LNG, liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), jet fuel, naphtha, helium, gasoil and sulfur. It operates LNG trains, domestic sales gas production facilities, condensate refineries, helium production facilities, and jetty boil-off recovery facilities. The company exports its products to Europe, Asia, the Middle East, and North and South American markets. It operates offices in China, Qatar, Japan, South Korea and Thailand. Qatargas is headquartered in Doha, Qatar.

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