Qatargas Operating operates the Laffan I refinery, which is located in Ad Dawhah, Qatar. It is a non integrated refinery owned by Qatar Petroleum, TotalEnergies, Cosmo Oil, Exxon Mobil, Idemitsu Kosan, Marubeni, and Mitsui. The refinery, which started operations in 2009, has an NCI of 5.99.

Key processes of the refinery

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

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

Maintenance activities at Laffan I refinery

The Laffan I refinery witnessed one incidents during the period 2015-2020.

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), plant condensate, jet fuel naphtha, helium, gasoil and sulphur. It operates LNG trains, domestic sales gas production facilities, condensate refineries, helium production facilities, and jetty boil-off recovery facility. The company exports its products to Europe, Asia, Middle East, 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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