Neste operates the Porvoo refinery, which is located in Uusimaa, Finland. It is a non integrated refinery owned by Neste. The refinery, which started operations in 1965, has an NCI of 12.1.

Key processes of the refinery

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 206
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 84
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 43
Hydrocracker (mbd): 64
Reformer (mbd): 36
Hydrotreater (mbd): 202
Alkylation (mbd): 6
Isomerization (mbd): 16

The capacity of the refinery is expected to remain the same as 206mbd by 2030.

Maintenance activities at Porvoo refinery

The Porvoo refinery witnessed five incidents during the period 2015-2020.

About Neste

Neste Corp (Neste) is an oil refining and marketing company that offers advanced and clean traffic fuels. It produces and sells gasoline; diesel fuel; aviation fuel; heating oil; light and heavy fuel oil; base oils; gasoline components; specialty fuels; solvents; liquid petroleum gas (LPG), bitumen and renewable diesel. The company undertakes direct sales and marketing of petroleum products, around the Baltic region. It has operations in Finland, Northwest Russia, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. It also exports oil to other global markets which include the US, Sweden, Canada, Germany and the UK among others. The company markets its products to oil companies and companies that market oil, fuels, lubricants and other special products. Neste is headquartered in Espoo, Finland.


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