Brc Antwerp Refinery
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Summary Information

Brief Description

  • The refinery is a small / medium sized refinery with low / medium complexity

Refining Units

  • Atmospheric Distillation, 110‚000 bpd
  • Vacuum Distillation, 59‚000
  • Naphtha Hydrotreater, 26‚500
  • Catalytic Reformer, 10‚200
  • Isomerization (TIP), 4‚300
  • Distillate Hydrotreater, 35‚500
  • Visbreaker, 24‚200
  • Sulfur Recovery Unit (tons per stream day) 108
  • LPG Recovery Unit, 4‚400

Terminal Capacity

  • Crude Oil:
  • Refined Products:

Crude Supply

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Products Produced

  • Gasoline, naphtha, ULSD, heating oil and vacuum gasoil.
  • The refinery's low-sulfur production meets the Euro V standard

Ongoing Projects

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Other Information

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History

  • 1968 - Refinery commissioned with a capacity of 45,000 bpd
  • 1973 - Refinery capacity increased to 88,000 bpd and vacuum unit added
  • 1986 - Visbreaker commissioned
  • 2005 - Isomerisation unit commissioned
  • 2006 - Petroplus purchases the refinery from Sovereign Holding Limited (Bermuda)
  • 2011 - Refinery temporarily closed due to Petroplus liquidity problems
  • 2012 - The refinery is acquired by Gunvor

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