The Turkish Tekfen Insaat ve Tesisat A.S will conduct the electromechanical work as part of the construction of Star refinery in Turkey, Turkey’s Public Disclosure Platform said in a message.
According to the message, the work is planned to be conducted within 17 months.
The annual naphtha production volume, used by Petkim (where the Azerbaijani state oil company (SOCAR) has equity participation) as the main raw material, will reach 1.66 million tons at the Star refinery.
Along with naphtha, the new oil refinery will produce diesel fuel with ultra-low sulfur to the amount of 5.95 million tons, 500,000 tons of aviation kerosene, 500,000 tons of reformate, 630,000 tons of petroleum coke, 240,000 tons of liquefied gas, 415,000 tons of mixed xylene, 75,000 tons of olefin LPG and 145,000 tons of sulfur.
The refinery will not produce petrol and fuel oil. (Trend/Business World Magazine)