According to the information base of the National Iranian Oil Refining and Distribution Company, quoting the public relations of Isfahan Oil Refining Company, Alireza Qazvinizadeh announced the start of overhaul of Catalytic Conversion Unit No. 2, Isfahan Refinery: "This operation is based on forecasts of 25 days It lasts.
He added: "Our effort is to reduce the duration of this operation and increase the productivity of Isfahan Oil Refinery by mobilizing human capital and system facilities.
The director of maintenance and repairs of Isfahan oil refinery, stating that these repairs are done with a capacity of 700 official workers and 750 experienced contractors, said: "Catalytic conversion" or "catalytic reformer" is a unit that, while producing hydrogen gas and liquefied petroleum gas, produces the final product, high quality octane gasoline (high combustion) for gasoline engines.
Qazvinizadeh continued: "During the overhaul of the mentioned units, several projects have been defined, the most important of which are the complete replacement of the furnace tubes No. H-252 and the repair and insulation of the chimneys of the furnaces of the mentioned unit."Of course, 15 engineering works have been predicted so far, which is likely to increase during major repairs.
Isfahan Oil Refining Company, by receiving an average of 375,000 barrels per day, crude oil feed, provides about 22% of the country"s fuel needs.