AO Gazpromneft MNPZ operates the Moscow I cracking refinery, which is located in Moscow Oblast, Russia. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles more than 1,400 refineries worldwide, it is a non integrated cracking owned by Gazprom. The refinery started operations in 1938 and has a Nelson Complexity Index (NCI) of 7.7. Buy the profile here.

Key refinery processes

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 257
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 64
Reformer (mbd): 47
Hydrotreater (mbd): 171
Isomerization (mbd): 13

The capacity of the Moscow I refinery is expected to remain the same as 257mbd by 2030.

During the period 2021-2025, the Moscow I refinery cracking is expected to witness an estimated $1,884.88m of capex.

Maintenance activities at Moscow I cracking refinery

The Moscow I refinery cracking witnessed seven incidents during the period 2017-2022.

Upcoming expansion projects at Moscow I cracking refinery

Delayed Coking Unit, Sulfur Recovery Unit, Other Hydrocracker, Hydrogen Unit

Contractors involved in the refinery

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

Main EPC: China National Chemical Engineering, DL Holdings, Eni, Tecnicas Reunidas.

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