Egypt’s Midor Refinery Signs Up UOP For $1.4bn, 60,000 b/d Expansion

Alexandria’s Midor refinery is set to play a key part in reversing Egypt’s chronic gasoline and diesel shortage. It will boost CDU capacity by 60% to 160,000 b/d with the emphasis on hiking white products output.

Egypt’s state-owned Middle East Oil Refinery Company (Midor) has signed two agreements with US-based technology provider UOP for engineering design and process licenses for new...