The launch of new facilities will increase the processing depth up to 95%, and the production volume to 14 million tons per year.
The heavy residue hydroconversion unit will allow processing heavy oil at TANECO refinery. A pilot unit is currently being constructed; after its launch, Tatneft will consider the construction of an industrial unit with a capacity of 2.5 million tons per year.
Also this year, Tatneft plans to select the licensors of the technologies to develop basic projects for the first stage of the petrochemical complex construction.
The development of advanced oil refining in Russia and the CIS will be the main topic during Session 5 at the Petrochemical and Refining Congress PRC Russia & CIS 2019 in St. Petersburg on September 30 and October 1.