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Steelworkers Union to assist Come By Chance Refinery find buyer

The Steelworkers Union has decided to help the Come By Chance refinery find a potential buyer, though the Union itself is not a potential buyer.

China due to commence construction of Yulong refinery

Construction of the new Phase 1 400kbd (20Mnta) at Yulong refinery in Shandong, China is expected to commence within the month, and is one of a number of new projects backed by the provincial government and launched in an official ceremony on 24 October.

Brooge begins preconstruction work on Fujairah Phase 3 oil storage facility

Brooge Energy has begun preconstruction work for its Phase 3 refinery and storage expansion at its existing terminal operations in Fujairah, UAE. The facility is expected to be operational in late 2022.

New Talara Refinery to start-up Nov 2021

The construction of the New Talara Refinery in Peru is in its final stage and at 91% completion. Start-up of the process units will begin at the end of November 2021 with the Primary Distillation Unit and it is estimated that the entire start-up process of all 16 units is achieved in approx. 4 months.

Al-Zour refinery and the Clean Fuel Project to reach full capacity by end-2020

Two major oil refining projects in Kuwait will be fully commissioned by the end of 2020 – the 615kbd (30.75Mnta) Al-Zour refinery and the Clean Fuel Project (CFP) at the Al-Ahmadi and Mina Abdullah refineries.