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ENGINEERING, PROCUREMENT, CONSTRUCTION, INSTALLATION AND COMMISSIONING OF A NEW PLATFORMING

Scope of work: EPC

Country: Angola

Client: Eni Angola Exploration B.V. for Sonaref Refinery

Status: Ongoing

Project highlights

 1,500 t/d

 

NHT

1,100 t/d

Platforming

NHT unit completely designed “in-house” 

The scope of the contract entails the implementation of the new units in order to increase the production of gasoline and reduce the level of pollutant in the products.

The scope of the contract entails the implementation of new units: one Naphtha Hydrotreater Unit; one Platforming Unit (License by UOP); Offsites: Air, Nitrogen, Cooling Water, H2 storage, Flare interconnecting with existing facilities; upgrade of existing substation and one Technical Room.

Luanda Refinery is the sole operating Refinery in Angola. It is owned and operated by SONAREL, a Company of SONANGOL Group.

The Expansion Project is aimed to increase the Reformate production capacity by almost 4 times (Platforming capacity increase from 280 t/h to 1100 t/h), with a very significative reduction of the Country Gasoline import need.