Petroleos De Portugal – Petrogal operates the Sines coking refinery, which is located in Setubal, Portugal. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles more than 1,400 refineries worldwide, it is a non integrated coking owned by Galp Energia SGPS. The refinery started operations in 1978 and has a Nelson Complexity Index (NCI) of 8.6. Buy the profile here.

Key refinery processes

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 220
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 66
Coking (mbd): 26
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 45
Hydrocracker (mbd): 43
Reformer (mbd): 44
Hydrotreater (mbd): 37
Alkylation (mbd): 5

The capacity of the Sines refinery is expected to remain the same as 220mbd by 2030.

Maintenance activities at Sines coking refinery

The Sines refinery coking witnessed seven incidents during the period 2017-2022.

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