Petro company plans turnaround and inspection; process to last until mid-April
State-run Bahrain Petroleum Co
(Bapco) plans a major hub turnaround and inspection between
mid-February until early April next year affecting several hub
It said in a statement the units affected are the Low
Sulphur Diesel Plant Complex that includes the No.1
hydro-cracker, the No.2 hydrogen plant and the No. 2 sulphur
Bapco added the remote high level flare unit, the No. 6
vacuum distillation, the No.3 Crude and Bapco's crude gas
recovery unit will also be affected.
The shutdown was the largest in its history, the company
Bahrain is a small oil producer with a capacity of about
32,000 barrels per day.