Tabriz Refinery
rating: 0+x

Related Pages

Refineries in Iran



Refinery News


  • Want a weekly review of refining news?

Refining Blog Entries


Summary Information

  • Ownership: National Iranian Oil Refining and Distribution Company ( NIORDC )
  • Website: http://www.nioc.ir/, http://www.tbzrefinery.co.ir/
  • Location: Tabriz
  • Capacity: 5.75 million tons/annum & 115,000 bbl/day
  • Nelson Complexity:
  • Refining Depth:

Refining Units

  • Atmospheric Distillation, 115,000 bbl/day
  • Vacuum Distillation Unit (VDU)
  • Naphtha Unifier Unit
  • Visbreaker Unit
  • Gas Oil Unifier Unit
  • Isomax Unit: 18000 barrels of heavy gas oil per day
  • Hydrogen Unit: 40120 m3 of hydrogen gas per hour (97%)
  • Amine Theater Unit
  • Asphalt Units, 1000 barrels per day of 25/28 tar + 5000-7000 barrels of 85/100 tar.
  • Sulfur Making Unit 82 tons of sulfur per day of 98.5%.
  • Sour Waters Refining Unit
  • Catalytic Reforming Unit (CRU) 86 m3 of produced gasoline per hour.

Terminal Capacity

  • Crude Oil:
  • Refined Products:

Crude Supply

  • The needed crude oil is supplied from the Ahwaz Asmari Oil Field by the Rey facilities via a 16 inches pipeline.

Products Produced

  • LPG
  • Gasoline
  • Light Naphtha
  • Kerosene
  • Gas Oil
  • Fuel Oil
  • Asphalt

Ongoing Projects

  • For full details see the Tabriz Refinery Project (Shahryar Refinery)
  • The refinery is being upgraded to produce more gasoline

Other Information

  • -

History

  • 1977 - Refinery Commissioned by Snamprogetti with 80,000 bpd
  • 1998 - Became Tabriz Oil Refining Company

Relevant Links

  1. Refinery Information from NIORDC
  2. Sinopec Engineering References
  3. Saipem Grass Roots Refineries
  4. Saipem Atmospheric Crude Distillation Units
  5. Saipem Asphalt Bitumen Blowing Uni
  6. Saipem Hydrocracking Units
  7. Saipem Naphtha Treating Units
  8. Saipem Vacuum Distillation Units
  9. Saipem Visbreaking Units

Unless otherwise stated, the content of this page is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 License