Mailiao Refinery

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Summary Information

  • Ownership: Formosa Plastics Group
  • Website: http://www.fpg.com.tw/index_eng.asp
  • Location: Mailiao, 150 miles southwest of Taipei
  • Capacity: 22.5 million tons/annum & 450.000 bbl/day
  • Nelson Complexity:

Brief Description

  • A very large, complex refinery with integrated petrochemicals

Refining Units

  • CDU - 3* 150.000 bpd
  • VDU - 80.000 bpd
  • RFCC - 2* 84.000 bpd
  • Residuum desulfurization (RDS) units - 2* 70.000 bpd (Chevron)
  • Delayed Coker
  • Alkylation Unit
  • Kerosene Sweetening Unit
  • LPG Fractionation and Sweetening Units
  • MTBE Unit

Terminal Capacity

  • Crude Oil: The refinery has 28 tanks to store crude feed; each tank has a design capacity of 130,000 cu m
  • Refined Products:

Crude Supply

  • The refinery is designed for a 50/50 vol % blend of Arabian Heavy and Arabian Light crude oils.

Products Produced

  • Major products include naphtha (3.8 million mty), jet fuel (1.8 million mty), gasoline (4.8 million mty), and diesel (6.7 million mty).

Ongoing Projects

  • -

Other Information

  • -

History

  • The first phase of production from Mailiao refinery began in mid-2000 at 150,000 barrels per day (bbl/d), and it reached its full capacity of 450,000 bbl/d in 2002.
  • 2006 - CTCI awarded Lube Oils project

Relevant Links

  1. Daelim Oil And Gas Projects
  2. CTCI Refinery Projects
  3. Chevron Technology Selected For Formosa Petrochemical Refinery Project In Taiwan
  4. Lube Base Oil Plant Construction Project awarded by FPCC
  5. Project Summary
  6. List of Units (jpeg)

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