Marathon Petroleum operates the Robinson coking refinery, which is located in Illinois, the US. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles more than 1,400 refineries worldwide, it is a non integrated coking owned by Marathon Petroleum. The refinery started operations in 1906 and has a Nelson Complexity Index (NCI) of 10.58. Buy the profile here.

Key refinery processes

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 253
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 76
Coking (mbd): 31
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 55
Hydrocracker (mbd): 44
Reformer (mbd): 82
Hydrotreater (mbd): 201
Alkylation (mbd): 18
Isomerization (mbd): 16

The capacity of the Robinson refinery is expected to remain the same as 253mbd by 2030.

Maintenance activities at Robinson coking refinery

The Robinson refinery coking witnessed three incidents during the period 2017-2022.

About Marathon Petroleum

Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) is a downstream energy company that refines, markets and transports petroleum products. The company owns and operates refineries in the Gulf Coast and Midwest regions in the US. It also owns common carrier pipeline systems that transport crude oil and refined products to the company’s refineries, terminals, and other pipeline systems. With a number of convenience stores, MPC offers gasoline and a variety of products. An integrated system provides crude oil, feedstock, and petroleum-related products through a distribution network in the Midwest, East Coast, Southeast and Gulf Coast regions in the US. The company also has interests in gas processing plants, natural gas liquid (NGL) fractionation facilities and a condensate stabilization facility. MPC is headquartered in Findlay, Ohio, the US.

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