The Achinsk oil refinery, suspended after a deadly fire
incident of June 15, 2014, has recovered the processes of
primary crude oil processing on a tight schedule, according
to the plan of repair activities.
From September 1, the enterprise has commenced production of
the main types of oil products: straight-run gasoline, diesel
fuel, marine fuel and aviation fuel, as well as WLHF (wide
Concurrentlym with the primary crude processing plant a
VT-Bitumen unit, producing petroleum bitumen, resumed to
operating. Achinsk refinery is planned to produce more than
400,000 tpy of finished product, which makes more than 70% of
The production volume will be increased in months to come.
The prices at Rosnefts gasoline stations in the
Krasnoyarsk Territory havent been raised after the
incident at Achinsk oil refinery
, according to company
officials. In the period of the refinery
s stoppage, the
company performed a number of events aimed to compensate oil
To meet this goal, the company increased the production
volume at Angara Petrochemical
Company and the
Komsomolsk refinery, along with reaching an agreement on
purchase of oil products from third-party manufacturers and
supplies from the Samara group of refineries.
As such, retail chains of Rosneft enterprises and end-user
consumers were provided with oil products in full extent.
The delivery of oil products from Achinsk refinery to the
customers will be resumed as soon as possible.
In accordance with the plan of full-phased reconstruction
of Achinsk refinery
with driving the
capacities, production of the whole range of oil products
will start in the end of the year.