Recent ExxonMobil EHCTM Group II base stock investments include a 2015 expansion in Singapore and the startup of a world-scale, enhanced hydrocracker unit
in Rotterdam in 2018.
* Hydrocracker Unit
(HCU) with integrated Diesel Hydrotreater Unit (HTU) * Isomerization Unit
The hydrocracker unit
will result in increased distillates production complying with Euro V specifications.
The scope of the scheme involves building the Crude Distillation Unit MAB Unit 111, Atmospheric Residue Desulphurisation (ARDS) Unit MAB Units 112/212, Hydrocracker Unit
(HCR) MAB Unit 114 & MAB Unit 214, Diesel Hydrotreating (DHT) Unit MAB Unit 116 & MAB Unit 216, Continuous Catalytic Reformer (CCR) MAB Unit 127, Naphtha Hydrotreater (NHT) Unit (23500 BPSD) MAB Units 117, Underground Piping MAB Unit 179, Vacuum Rerun (VR) Unit MAB Unit 213 and DHT Flare MAB Unit 249.
It also includes a revamp of the existing hydrocracker unit
, new storage tanks and integration with existing refinery units and utilities.
Desulfurization units, Delayed Coking Units to upgrade vacuum residue, a Hydrocracker unit
to upgrade Vacuum Gas
The Dutch government has cooperated closely in the past year to establish a strong incentive package which is worth some USD 250 million for Refinery Improvement Project which includes the revamp of the refinery by building a Lubes Hydrocracker Unit
in order to meet European demand for next decades and to provide for a very profitable and sustainable future.
The planned hydrocracker unit
, which should be commissioned in January 2015, will have a capacity of 2.5 million tons per year, while the first phase of procurement contracts for the project will be worth some USD 1.2 B.
The 60,000-70,000 bpd hydrocracker unit
is expected to be back online by early next week, one of the sources familiar with the matter said.
The Hydrocracker Unit
will be revamped to once through operation to produce feedstock for base oil.
Nitin K Mishra, Project Manager - Cuddalore Refinery, who was also an ambassador in the implementation of Life Enrichment programme at the Hydrocracker Unit
in Haldia, said: "I was delighted to hear that my site has been selected in the Phase III.