Warri Refining & Petrochemical Company Limited

Warri Refining & Petrochemical Company Limited

 

  • DEC 1975 - SEPT. 1977-SENIOR PROJECT ENGINEER, RESIDENT IN SNAMPROGETTI OFFICE IN MILAN. ITALY. MONITORING. CONTROLLING. PROCUREMENT WORK ON THE WARRI PROJECT FOR:
  • (A) VACUUM UNIT
  • (B) KEROSENE HYDRO-TREATING UNIT
  • (C) STEAM GENERATON AND DISTRIBUTON UNITS (POWER PLANT AND UTILITIES)
  • (D) INITIATED THE DESIGN OF A PROCESS COMPUTER SYSTEM FOR THE WARRI REFINERY.

The Warri refinery was established in 1978 with a refining nameplate capacity of 100,000 barrels per stream day plant and was debottlenecked to 125,000 barrels per stream day in 1987. The refinery is located at Ekpan, Warri, DeltaState, and it is operated by the Warri Refining & Petrochemicals Company (WRPC) Limited, an NNPC subsidiary. The refinery was installed as a complex conversion plant capable of producing Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG), Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), Dual Purpose Kerosene (DPK), Automotive Gas Oil (AGO), and Fuel Oil from a blend of Escravos and Ughelli crude oils’. WRPC has a petrochemical plant complex that produces Polyproylene, and carbon black from the propylene-rich feedstock and decant oil from the Fluid Catalytic Cracking unit (FCCU).

Date

22 January 2015

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