Maisan International Refinery will operate the upcoming Maysan cracking refinery, proposed to be built at Maysan, Iraq. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles more than 1,400 refineries worldwide, the non integrated cracking refinery will be owned by Maisan International Refinery, with operations expected to start in 2026. Buy the profile here.

Key refinery processes

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 150
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 82
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 48
Hydrocracker (mbd): 56
Reformer (mbd): 25
Hydrotreater (mbd): 178
Alkylation (mbd): 10
Isomerization (mbd): 16

During the period 2021-2025, the Maysan refinery cracking is expected to witness an estimated $2,954.8m of capex.

Contractors involved in the refinery

Some of the key contractors for the upcoming projects at the Maysan cracking refinery include the following.

Design/FEED: The Shaw Group.

Main EPC: Satarem.

EPC: Powerchina International Group.

About Maisan International Refinery

Maisan International Refinery Co AG (Maisan International) is an oil refining and natural gas production company. Maisan International is headquartered in Zug,Switzerland.

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