Eni operates the Taranto cracking refinery, which is located in Taranto, Italy. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles more than 1,400 refineries worldwide, it is a non integrated cracking owned by Eni. The refinery started operations in 1967 and has a Nelson Complexity Index (NCI) of 9.9. Buy the profile here.

Key refinery processes

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 104
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 14
Hydrocracker (mbd): 20
Reformer (mbd): 19
Hydrotreater (mbd): 52
Isomerization (mbd): 5

The capacity of the Taranto refinery is expected to remain the same as 104mbd by 2030.

Maintenance activities at Taranto cracking refinery

The Taranto refinery cracking witnessed one incidents during the period 2017-2022.

About Eni

Eni SpA (Eni) is an integrated oil and gas company that discovers, explores, develops, and produces crude oil, natural gas and condensates. The company is also involved in the supply, trading, and shipping of natural gas, LNG, electricity, and fuels. It has operations in Italy, Cyprus, the UK, Portugal, Algeria, Egypt, Gabon, Nigeria, Russia, Venezuela and other countries. Through its refineries, Eni processes crude oil and other oil-based feedstock to produce fuels, lubricants, and allied products. It commercializes these products through wholesalers and retail networks. The company has properties across Italy, Other European Union, Rest of Europe, Americas, Asia and Africa. Eni is headquartered in Rome, Lazio, Italy.

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