Refining

In 1998, Gulf Petrochem first started a refinery in Sharjah's Hamriyah Free Zone. It was the commissioning of this refinery that firmly established the Company into oil production sphere.

The refining SBU was further strengthened with a state-of-the art PLC based Condensate Splitter unit in 2006. The refining unit has capacity of 500 MT per day and has storage of 38,600 cbm to handle different feedstock and finished products. The unit is additionally supported by Port Terminal with the capacity of 35,000 cbm.

The products from the refineries are:

  • Naphtha
  • MTO
  • Gas Oil
  • Fuel Oil
REFINERY 1
Established:1998
Location:Sharjah
Capacity:72,000 MT p.a.
Feedstock:Used Lube Oil or Waste Oil
Output:Recycled Base Oil and Fuel Oil
REFINERY 2
Established:2008
Location:Sharjah
Capacity:108,000 MT p.a.
Feedstock:Crude Oil
Output:Naphtha, Kerosene, Gas Oil and Fuel Oil

With another refinery in Tanzania currently under construction, it will be used as mixed hydrocarbon distillation unit and will help distillate products like naphtha, MTO, gas oil and fuel oil.

For enquiries please contact: refining@gulfpetrochem.com