Kwinana Refinery

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Summary Information

  • Ownership: BP
  • Website: http://www.bp.com/
  • Location: Western Australia
  • Capacity: 7.0 million tons/annum & 137,000 bbl/day
  • Nelson Complexity:

Refining Units

  • Atmopheric Distillation
  • Vacuum Distillation
  • Residue Cracking Unit
  • Merox Unit
  • Diesel Hydrofiners
  • Catalytic Reformer
  • Isomerisation Unit
  • Alkylation Unit
  • Asphalt Unit
  • Sulphur Recovery Unit

Terminal Capacity

  • Crude Oil:
  • Refined Products:

Crude Supply

  • Crude oil is delivered to BP Refinery (Kwinana) mostly by ship

Products Produced

  • Petrol, Diesel fuels, Aviation fuel, including jet fuel and aviation gasoline, Bitumen, Fuel oil, Hydrogen, Kerosene, LPG (including propane and butane)

Ongoing Projects

  • -

Other Information

  • -

History

  • 1955 - Refinery commissioned with a design capacity of three million tonnes of crude per year
  • 2003 - Aker Kvaerner awarded contract for clean fuels project

Relevant Links

  1. Refinery Webpage
  2. Kwinana Environmental Report
  3. BP awards design contract for Clean Diesel project to Aker Kvaerner Australia

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