Platforms Ladders For Ruwais Refinery Expansion Project In U.A.E

Abu Dhabi Oil Refining Company (TAKREER) has undertaken a major expansion at its existing Ruwais Refinery complex, which was commissioned in June 1981. The plant is owned by Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC). The refinery complex is located 240km west of Abu Dhabi.

The expansion of the refinery complex was initially planned in 2007, but the official announcement was made in 2008. The project execution started in 2010. It was completed in 2015.

The first package contract was awarded to SK Engineering & Construction in 2010. The scope of the contract includes the construction of crude oil distillation and downstream units. “The refinery will use Unicracking Hydrocracking technology provided by UOP.”

Ruwais Refinery Expansion Project is to construct a new oil refinery with a capacity of 400,000 barrels a day in Ruwais industrial and housing complex area, located in 250 km west of Abu Dhabi, capital city of UAE. The construction will be completed in the early 2014.

KOVIS E&C not only awarded the Chemical Injection Packages in this project in 2010 but also awarded Platform & Ladder for Towers, Reactors & Vessels Package from SK Engineering & Construction (Contractor). Quantity: 1,760 tons. Time for completing this project is 2 years.