Pavlodar Oil Chemistry Refinery operates the Pavlodar refinery, which is located in Pavlodar Oblast, Kazakhstan. It is an integrated refinery owned by National Company KazMunayGas. The refinery, which started operations in 1978, has an NCI of 10.5.

Key processes of the refinery

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 121
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 44
Coking (mbd): 19
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 38
Reformer (mbd): 20
Hydrotreater (mbd): 116
Isomerization (mbd): 11

The capacity of the refinery is expected to remain the same as 120.5mbd by 2030.

Maintenance activities at Pavlodar refinery

The Pavlodar refinery witnessed six incidents during the period 2015-2020.


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