Prax Group operates the Lindsey cracking refinery, which is located in North Lincolnshire, the UK. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles more than 1,400 refineries worldwide, it is an integrated cracking owned by State Oil. The refinery started operations in 1968 and has a Nelson Complexity Index (NCI) of 10.67. Buy the profile here.

Key refinery processes

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 109
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 81
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 50
Reformer (mbd): 16
Hydrotreater (mbd): 102
Alkylation (mbd): 7

The capacity of the Lindsey refinery is expected to remain the same as 109mbd by 2030.

Maintenance activities at Lindsey cracking refinery

The Lindsey refinery cracking witnessed three incidents during the period 2017-2022.

About Prax Group

Prax Group Ltd is an oil refining, trading, storage, distribution, and retail conglomerate dealing in crude oil, petroleum products, and biofuels. The company is headquartered in London, England, the UK.

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