AO Gazpromneft MNPZ operates the Moscow I refinery, which is located in Moscow Oblast, Russia. It is a non integrated refinery owned by Gazprom. The refinery, which started operations in 1938, has an NCI of 7.7.

Key processes of the refinery

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

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

During the period 2021-2025, the Moscow I refinery is expected to witness an estimated capex of $1,824.88m.

Maintenance activities at Moscow I refinery

The Moscow I refinery witnessed seven incidents during the period 2015-2020.

Upcoming expansion projects at Moscow I 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 refinery include the following.

Main EPC: China National Chemical Engineering, Daelim Industrial, Eni, Tecnicas Reunidas.


Information on the refinery is sourced from GlobalData’s refinery database that provides detailed information on all active and upcoming, crude oil refineries and heavy oil upgraders globally. Not all companies mentioned in the article may be currently existing due to their merger or acquisition or business closure.