Assiut Refinery
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Summary Information

  • Ownership: ASORC
  • Website: http://www.asorc.com/
  • Location: Assiut, Egypt
  • Capacity: 4.5 million tons/annum & 90,000 bbl/day
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Brief Description

  • The refinery is a small and very simple one. It is being upgraded to enable it to produce high octane gasoline

Refining Units

Terminal Capacity

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Crude Supply

  • The refinery processes domestic crude

Products Produced

  • gasoline, kerosine, gasoil, fuel oil and LPG.

Ongoing Projects

  • A project to add a hydrocracker is under consideration
  • Project Description: Producing high quality Oil products (naphtha, butagas, Benz, terrbiane, and solar) to meet the increasing domestic needs and to export the surplus production.
  • Project location: Asyut Governorate
  • Total cost: 750 million $
  • Implementation Period: 3:4years
  • Current Status: under-going Feasibility
  • Responsible Entity: Asyut Refining Oil Company / General Petroleum Corporation (EGPC)

Other Information

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History

  • 1987 - Refinery is commissioned with 50,000 bpd capacity
  • 2001 - Capacity increased
  • 2015 - Axens awarded contract to provide gasoline technologies

Relevant Links

  1. Enppi Refinery Project References
  2. Investment Opportunities in Egypt
  3. EGYPT - The Oil Refining Sector
  4. Axens to provide technologies for the production of high octane gasoline in Upper Egypt
  5. Technip, EGPC And Asorc Agreement For The Assiut Refinery

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