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Pengerang petrochemical complex in Malaysia restarts after 2-year closure

Petronas and Saudi Aramco’s joint venture 300kbd (15Mnta) Pengerang petrochemical complex in Malaysia has restarted after a more than two-year closure.

EPC contract awarded for new diesel hydrotreater unit at Replan refinery

Petrobras has awarded an engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contract to a consortium of Toyo Setal Empreendimentos (TSE) and Toyo Engineering for the construction of a new diesel hydrotreater at its 434kbd (21.7Mnta) Refinaria de Paulínia (Replan) refinery in São Paulo, Brazil.

Modernization of VD plant at Vega Ploiesti refinery complete

Rompetrol Rafinare has recently completed a $4.2 Mn modernization of the Vacuum Distillation Plant (DV) within its Vega Ploiești refinery. The project will help to improve operational processes, increase production yields and will also have a positive impact in terms of increasing the protection of the environment.

GALP is preparing to supply biofuel bunkers

Galp is progressing with preparation of storage at its facility in Lisbon enabling it will supply biofuel blended with gasoil and fuel oil from September this year.

Feasibility study completed for proposed Omani refinery

Genoil has completed a feasibility study for Ras Madrakah Petroleum Industry (RMPIC) and Yanchang Petroleum International (Shaanxi Yanchang Petroleum) for the proposed 200kbd (10Mnta) grasssroots refinery to be built in the Duqm Special Economic Zone (SEZAD) at the Port of Duqm, Oman.