PSR-2 is the largest initial-dollar investment ever made by Conoco Inc. in a refining project. The vacuum unit is in the center of the photo, the tall column on the right is the crude tower, and the right-most vessel is the hydrocracker reactor.
About this report...
In this year's annual Refining Report, Thi Chang, Refining/Petrochemical Editor,
focuses on two Asian grassroots refineries, one in Malaysia and the other in Taiwan. Also in this report is coverage of major
refinery upgrades in the U.S. and
In August 1998, Malaysia's seventh refinery, called Petronas Second...