MOL Hungarian Oil and Gas operates the Szazhalombatta refinery, which is located in Pest, Hungary. It is a non integrated refinery owned by MOL Hungarian Oil and Gas. The refinery, which started operations in 1965, has an NCI of 10.6.

Key processes of the refinery

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 165
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 74
Coking (mbd): 26
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 24
Hydrocracker (mbd): 44
Reformer (mbd): 35
Hydrotreater (mbd): 155
Alkylation (mbd): 3
Isomerization (mbd): 1

The capacity of the refinery is expected to remain the same as 165mbd by 2030.

During the period 2021-2025, the Szazhalombatta refinery is expected to witness an estimated capex of $23.5m.

Maintenance activities at Szazhalombatta refinery

The Szazhalombatta refinery witnessed two incidents during the period 2015-2020.

Upcoming expansion project at Szazhalombatta refinery

Hydrogen Plant

About MOL Hungarian Oil and Gas

MOL Hungarian Oil and Gas PLC (MOL) is an integrated oil and gas company. It explores, develops and produces crude oil, natural gas and other gas products. The company also offers various services, including natural gas transmission and storage, fleet management, oilfield services, car and bike sharing, mobility solutions, rental services, real estate management, and maintenance services. It also refines, transports and stores crude oil; and markets crude oil products on wholesale and retail basis, and produces and sells petrochemicals. The company has exploration and production operations in Kurdistan region of Iraq, Russia, Kazakhstan, Pakistan, Egypt and other countries in Central-Eastern Europe and Africa. It operates crude oil refineries and petrochemical plants in Hungary, Slovakia and Croatia. The company also owns a network of service stations in Central and South-Eastern Europe. MOL is headquartered in Budapest, Hungary.


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