Omsk Oil Refinery "Gazprom oil" started in July to the production of gasoline Euro-Super 98, the emission class 5.
This was made possible thanks to the start of use in the production of gasoline isomerisate — high-octane component of modern motor fuel with zero sulfur, aromatic and unsaturated hydrocarbons.
The largest in Russia and Europe set to "Isomalk-2", which produces isomerizate, was commissioned by the refinery in October 2010. To date, the plant produced more than 151 tons of this component.
Fuel fifth environmental class is different ultra-low sulfur and benzene, its use in car engines significantly reduces the amount of harmful emissions into the atmosphere. The sulfur content in gasoline grade 5 Super Euro-98 decreased compared with gasoline previous class 5 times.
"One of the strategic challenges facing the company as part of the modernization program processing assets — improving the quality of fuels produced to the highest international standards. In accordance with the terms defined by the technical regulations, we have to finish this program in 2015, but I am convinced that the Omsk refinery cope with this problem much earlier, "said Deputy-Director General of" Gazprom oil "on logistics, processing and marketing of Anatoly Cherner .
In March of this year, the Omsk refinery started production of gasoline 4th environmental class. After the projected 2012 commissioning of the complex gidroochistok diesel and gasoline catalytic cracking motor fuel produced by the company will fully comply with the requirements of classes 4 and 5.
Omsk Oil Refinery — one of the largest oil refineries in Russia. In 2010, the volume of oil refining amounted to about 19 million tons. The depth of oil processing in 2010 was 83.27%, the rate is one of the best in the industry.
As part of the investment program in the further development of the Omsk Oil Refinery "Gazprom oil" is planning to invest up to 2020 about 100 billion rubles. The amount of financing medium-term investment program in 2011 is 19 billion rubles.
In the first six months of 2011 increased the Omsk Oil Refinery oil processing by 7.6% compared to the same period last year.