Mohamadia Refinery Modernizaton, Morocco

Major renovation project.

(2010-11-24 Petroleum)

This major renovation project at Mohamadia Refinery in Morocco was completed and its operational startup has commenced in the second quarter of 2009 at at cost of one billion dollars.

The project aims at increasing the competitiveness of the refinery and product conformance to the highest international standards. The project includes vacuum distillation, hydro-cracking and desulphurization units.

The introduction of the latest hydro-cracking technology will significantly enhance the refining margin to face the international competition. The specifications of the resulting products will be a quantum leap in the group´s continuous drive for better environment.