Nynas operates the Nynashamn refinery, which is located in Stockholm, Sweden. It is a non integrated refinery owned by Bitumina Industries, Petroleos de Venezuela, and others. The refinery, which started operations in 1928, has an NCI of 3.1.

Key processes of the refinery

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 30
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 19
Hydrotreater (mbd): 8

The capacity of the refinery is expected to remain the same as 30.13mbd by 2030.

Maintenance activities at Nynashamn refinery

The Nynashamn refinery witnessed one incidents during the period 2015-2020.

About Nynas

Nynas AB (Nynas) is a joint venture between Petroleos de Venezuela SA and Neste, is crude refining company that offers bitumen and naphthenic specialty products. It portfolio includes a range of transformer oils, base oils, process oils, tyre oils, oils for adhesives; oils for printing inks; bitumen for paving; and others. The company serves transformer manufacturers, chemical and process industries, lubricant manufacturers, polymer manufacturers, building and construction companies, and electric utilities. It operates through a network of own and contracted refineries in Germany, Belgium and Netherlands. The company has operational presence in Nordic Region, the UK, Rest of Europe, North America, and Other countries. Nynas is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden.


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