Analysis

New unit commissioned at Kazakh refinery by late 2015

A new sulphur production unit at is planned to be put into operationone of the Kazakh biggest oil refineries – PetroKazakhstan’s Shymkent refinery by late 2015, as part of the refinery modernisation project.

The company said that the start-up work is being conducted at this unit.

Also, the foundation work is planned to be completed for a new isomerization unit at the Shymkent refinery by late 2015.

The USD1.829Bn project is expected to be completed in 2016.