July 19, 2011. JSC "Achinsk Refinery" prematurely completed the reconstruction of diesel fuel hydrotreater. As a result, performance is actually obtained a new set of modern diesel hydrotreating, dewaxing, combined with the process. This allowed the company to fulfill all the requirements of the Technical Regulations for the production of diesel fuel with a sulfur content of up to 50 ppm, which corresponds to the standards "Euro-4". In addition, the reconstruction has achieved performance installation by stock of 2 million tons per year.
As the President of OAO "NK" Rosneft "Edward Hudaynatov," Reconstruction of diesel hydrotreating unit at the Achinsk refinery — is the next step in the implementation of the program of modernization of refineries, the results of which by 2015 will ensure compliance with technical regulations and the annual processing will increase from 50 to 58 million tons. "
Reconstruction of diesel hydrotreating unit was carried out in the framework of an integrated development project of the plant, providing a full transition to the production of products conforming to standards "Euro-4" and "Euro-5" Technical Regulations. The project includes the construction of delayed coking and hydrocracking, the second stage of the isomerization unit, as well as the reformer, which will replace the existing installation. Launching in 2007 allowed the isomerization Achinsk refineries to produce motor gasoline, the relevant standards "Euro-3" and "Euro-4". Total investment in the Achinsk refinery in 2010 amounted to 3.7 billion rubles.
In 2010, the plant processed 7.46 million tons, up 5.1% over the previous year. Capacity utilization was more than 100%.