Nayara Energy operates the Vadinar refinery, which is located in Gujarat, India. It is an integrated refinery owned by Rosneft Oil, Trafigura Group, and others. The refinery, which started operations in 2008, has an NCI of 11.8.

Key processes of the refinery

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 405
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 218
Coking (mbd): 150
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 78
Hydrocracker (mbd): 130
Reformer (mbd): 26
Hydrotreater (mbd): 222
Isomerization (mbd): 14

The capacity of the refinery is expected to increase to 920mbd by 2030.

During the period 2021-2025, the Vadinar refinery is expected to witness an estimated capex of $11,456.1m.

Maintenance activities at Vadinar refinery

The Vadinar refinery witnessed five incidents during the period 2015-2020.

Upcoming expansion projects at Vadinar refinery

Diesel Hydrotreater, Sulfur Recovery Unit, Solvent Deasphalting Unit, Other Isomerization, Other Hydrocracker, Other Alkylation Unit, Naphtha Hydrotreater, Hydrogen Unit, Gasoline Hydrotreater, Delayed Coking Unit, CCR, Amine Unit, FCC, CDU, Kerosene Hydrotreater, MTBE Unit

About Nayara Energy

Nayara Energy Ltd (Nayara Energy) is a downstream company that carries out the refining and marketing of oil refined products. The company operates a refinery at Vadinar in Gujarat, which is capable of processing crude from sweet to sour and light to heavy into Euro-grade petroleum products. Its portfolio of products includes sulphur, bitumen, petcoke, fly ash and high-speed diesel. The refinery has access to a coal-based captive power plant; a storage unit; and a deep-water port. The company markets its petroleum products through a network of retail outlets. It also sells products in bulk to companies operating in the industrial and transport sectors. The company operates as a joint venture between Rosneft Oil Co, Trafigura Pte Ltd and UCP PE Investments Ltd. Nayara Energy is headquartered in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.


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