Amazonas Shushufindi Refinery Expansion Project
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Summary Information

  • Ownership: Petroecuador
  • Website:
  • Wiki Page: Amazonas Shushufindi Refinery
  • Location: The province of Sucumbios in the east of Ecuador
  • Capacity:
    • Before: 1.0 million tons/annum & 20,000 bbl/day
    • After: 2.0 million tons/annum & 40,000 bbl/day
  • Nelson Complexity:
  • Project Stage: Design (2012)
  • Expected Completion: 2015
  • Budget:

The Project

  • Project Type: Expansion and upgrade of existing refinery
  • Project Summary: The plans to expand the current capacity of the refining plant from 20,000 bpd to 40,000 bpd, also includes the installing multiple units to improve the octane of gasoline and hydrodesulfurization processes will be installed to lower the sulfur content in the derivatives.
  • Main Contractors
    • Axens: Design

Refining Units

  • Atmospheric Distillation Unit
  • Isomerization plant
  • Reformer
  • Hydrodesulphurisation Unit

Terminal Capacity

  • Crude Oil:
  • Refined Products:

Crude Supply

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Products Produced

  • Euro V transportation fuels


  • 2012 - Project announced

Other Information

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Relevant Links

  1. Petroecuador to Expand and Upgrade Amazonas Shushufindi Refinery

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