Modernization at Kazakhstan Refinery Nearing completion

The Astana Times, February 22, 2017

Kazakhstan’s oil industry is set to mark a significant milestone during the first half of 2017 when a wide-scale modernization of the Pavlodar Oil Chemistry Refinery is scheduled to be completed. The modernization will increase the facility’s oil refining capacity to 7.5 million tonnes per year, 24 percent higher than the current output. In addition, the project is expected to help the facility produce petroleum products compliant with the requirements of ecological K4 and K5 grades, enhance control automation, and operate more reliably and efficiently.

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