June 25 at the plant in Nizhnekamsk OJSC "TAIF-NK" was put into commercial operation of diesel fuel emissions standard Euro 5. New production capacity — 2.25 million tons of diesel fuel per year.
By 2012, the refinery "TAIF-NK" produces motor fuels environmental class "Euro-4". In 2011, the company had produced 1.913 million tons of diesel fuel (at 2010 levels) and 583.2 thousand tons of gasoline (up 6.3%).
At the same time the company was modernized equipment. Basic engineering for reconstruction of a diesel hydrotreater was performed by «Shell Global Solution» (Holland). Installation of new equipment to produce diesel fuel with ultra low-sulfur or less than 0.001% at the refinery "TAIF-NK" in Nizhnekamsk was completed in April of this year.
Diesel fuel from the factory "TAIF-NK" as before will be supplied to the domestic market and for export to 14 countries. Fuel "Euro-5" replaced the diesel fuel "Euro-4" in the oil product pipeline "North", by which is delivered from Nizhnekamsk in the port of Primorsk.