Al Ain Al Sokhna Refinery Project

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Summary Information

  • Ownership: Egyptian Kuwaiti Holding Company
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  • Location:
  • Capacity: 7.0 million tons/annum & 140,000 bbl/day
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The Project

  • Project Type: Greenfield Refinery
  • Project Summary:
  • Main Contractors
    • Uhde: CDU and VDU; Conceptual Design and FEED

Refining Units

  • Atmospheric Distillation
  • Vacuum Distillation

Terminal Capacity

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Crude Supply

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Products Produced

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Other Information

  • The Egyptian Kuwaiti Holding Company abandoned plans to develop a $2.2bn refinery and petrochemicals plant at Ain al-Sokhna after the government levied a 20 per cent tax on companies operating in the country’s free zones.

Relevant Links

  1. Uhde Downstream Oil And Gas Projects
  2. Regional refinery projects put on hold

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