Refinaria do Lobito will operate the upcoming Lobito cracking refinery, proposed to be built at Benguela, Angola. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles more than 1,400 refineries worldwide, the non integrated cracking refinery will be owned by Sonangol EP, with operations expected to start in 2026. Buy the profile here.
Key refinery processes
Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 200
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 96
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 50
Hydrocracker (mbd): 48
Reformer (mbd): 38
Hydrotreater (mbd): 126
Alkylation (mbd): 6
Isomerization (mbd): 12
During the period 2021-2025, the Lobito refinery cracking is expected to witness an estimated $2,688m of capex.
Contractors involved in the refinery
Some of the key contractors for the upcoming projects at the Lobito cracking refinery include the following.
Design/FEED: Engineers India.
Main EPC: JGC Holdings.
EPC: KBR, SICIM.
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