Alexandria Midor Refinery

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Summary Information

  • Ownership: MIDOR
  • Website:
  • Location: Alexandria, Egypt
  • Capacity: 5.0 million tons/annum & 100,000 bbl/day
  • Nelson Complexity: (Complex - Deep Cracking)

Brief Description

  • A medium sized, complex refinery

Refining Units

  • CDU, 100,000
  • Vacuum Distillation, 48,000
  • Hydrocracker (UOP), 33,400
  • Delayed Coker (ConocoPhilips), 22,800
  • Isomerization, 10,700
  • Reforming (CCR), 19,900
  • Desulfurization of Distillates, 24,900

Terminal Capacity

  • Crude Oil:
  • Refined Products:

Crude Supply

  • Can use a wide range of crudes

Products Produced

  • LPG
  • Unleaded Gasoline (high Octane)
  • Jet Fuel
  • Low Sulphur Diesel Fuel
  • Pure Sulphur
  • Green Coke

Ongoing Projects

  • The refinery is being expanded and upgraded. See Alexandria Midor Refinery Expansion Project for details
  • The coker is currently being expanded to 30,000 barrels per day by Technip.
  • A preflash column is being added

Other Information

  • The refinery was built by Technip


  • October 2000 - Mechanical completion of the project according to budget and time schedule and receipt of first crude oil shipment at the refinery.
  • February 2001 - First Diesel shipment was pumped into the local market.
  • April 2001 - MIDOR celebrated its first Gasoil shipment which was exported through the port facility.
  • March 2002 - Midor was listed in Cairo and Alexandria Stock Exchange.
  • August 2002 - Refinery‚Äôs test run and achieving of contracted performance guarantees.
  • 2009 - Technip awarded contract for expansion of coker
  • 2015 - Expansion project launched
  • 2018 - TechnipFMC awarded EPC for expansion

Relevant Links

  1. Kuwait Declines Offer Of Stake In Midor Refinery
  2. Daelim Oil And Gas Projects
  3. Technip Refining References
  4. Enppi Refinery Project References
  5. Technip awarded contract for the MIDOR refinery in Egypt
  6. Technip, Sace And Midor Agreement For The Alexandria Refinery
  7. TechnipFMC Signs a Major Contract with MIDOR for Their Refinery Expansion and Modernization in Egypt

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