Sarlux operates the Sarroch cracking refinery, which is located in Sardinia, Italy. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles more than 1,400 refineries worldwide, it is an integrated cracking owned by Saras, Trafigura Group, and others. The refinery started operations in 1965 and has a Nelson Complexity Index (NCI) of 11.7. Buy the profile here.

Key refinery processes

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 300
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 105
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 90
Hydrocracker (mbd): 120
Reformer (mbd): 50
Hydrotreater (mbd): 151
Alkylation (mbd): 9

The capacity of the Sarroch refinery is expected to remain the same as 300mbd by 2030.

Maintenance activities at Sarroch cracking refinery

The Sarroch refinery cracking witnessed twenty seven incidents during the period 2017-2022.

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