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Aramco Awards Contract to Axens for Jazan Refinery and Aromatics Complex

7:35 AM MDT | September 26, 2011 | Natasha Alperowicz

Saudi Aramco has awarded a contract to Axens to provide its process technologies for a previously announced refinery at Jazan, Saudi Arabia as well as the associated aromatics complex. The project, dubbed Jazan Refinery & Terminal Project, will center on a 400,000-bbl/day refinery, which is scheduled for completion in 2016. Axens will provide its naphtha hydrotreating technology for feedstock purification; its AromizingTM – CCR reforming process to produce aromatics;  C5/C6 isomerization process unit to provide a high octane component for the...

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