PetroKazakhstan advances Shymkent refinery modernization


PetroKazakhstan Oil Products LLP (PKOP), a joint venture of state-owned KazMunaiGas and China National Petroleum Corp., has undertaken a scheduled shutdown of its 5.25 million-tonne/year Shymkent refinery in Kazakhstan to execute works related to the ongoing modernization of the manufacturing site (OGJ Online, Jan. 31, 2014).

Initiated on Apr. 10, the...