Bandar Abbas Refinery
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Summary Information

  • Ownership: Bandar Abbas Oil Refining Company (NIORDC)
  • Website: (
  • Location: Bandar Abbas, Southern Iran
  • Capacity: 16.0 million tons/annum & 320,000 bbl/day
  • Nelson Complexity:
  • Refining Depth:

Brief Description

  • A large medium complexity refinery

Refining Units

  • Atmospheric Distillation
  • Vacuum Distillation Unit
  • Catalytic Reformer
  • Visbreaker - 33,000 bpd
  • Kerosene Hydrotreater
  • Hydrocracker
  • Asphalt Unit - 3,000 bpd
  • Sulphur Recovery

Terminal Capacity

  • Crude Oil:
  • Refined Products:

Crude Supply

Products Produced

  • LPG
  • Gasoline
  • Heavy Jet Fuel
  • Kerosene
  • Gas Oil
  • Fuel Oil
  • Asphalt

Ongoing Projects

  • For details of the current project see Bandar Abbas Refinery Project
  • The refinery is being upgraded, to increase gasoline volumes and decrease fuel oil.

Other Information

  • The refinery was built by a joint venture of Snamprogetti and Chiyoda, with the Italian Company undertaking the EP and supervision of this project.


  • 1997 - Refinery Commissioned
  • 1998 - Bitumen Blowing Unit & Hydrocracker Commissioned

Relevant Links

  1. EIED Oil And Gas Projects
  2. Saipem Refining References
  3. Saipem Atmospheric Crude Distillation Units
  4. Saipem Asphalt Bitumen Blowing Unit
  5. Saipem Hydrocracking Units
  6. Saipem Vacuum Distillation Units
  7. Saipem Visbreaking Units
  8. Refinery Details from NIORDC
  9. Bandar Abbas Refinery
  10. Oil Industries’ Engineering and Construction
  11. Visbreaker and Asphalt blowing units of Bandar Abbas refinery

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