QatarEnergy operates the Umm Said refinery, which is located in Al Wakrah, Qatar. It is an integrated refinery owned by QatarEnergy. The refinery, which started operations in 1958, has an NCI of 7.01.

Key processes of the refinery

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 80
Condensate Splitter (mbd): 57
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 28
Reformer (mbd): 29
Isomerization (mbd): 6

The capacity of the refinery is expected to remain the same as 137mbd by 2030.

Maintenance activities at Umm Said refinery

The Umm Said refinery witnessed four incidents during the period 2015-2020.

Upcoming expansion projects at Umm Said refinery

RFCC, Gasoline Hydrotreater

About QatarEnergy

QatarEnergy is a state-owned integrated oil and gas company. Its operations covers the entire spectrum of the oil and gas value chain, and include the exploration, drilling, production, storage and transport, refining, marketing and sale of crude oil, natural gas, natural gas liquids, liquefied natural gas (LNG), gas-to-liquids, refined products, petrochemicals and fertilizers. The company also has presence in steel and aluminum businesses. It provides services such as financing and helicopter chartering. QatarEnergy conducts its operations and activities at various onshore and offshore sites in Qatar. The company also has operations in other countries across the world. QatarEnergy is headquartered in Doha, Qatar.


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