A new delayed coker is latest move in Abu Dhabi’s creation of a giant refining and petchems hub at Ruwais. Adnoc’s target is converting 20% of crude into chemicals.
 
Abu Dhabi state petroleum giant Adnoc on 2 September announced the completion of commissioning the delayed coker unit at the Ruwais West refinery complex.
Adnoc says the units will enable it to “extract the maximum value from ‘bottom-of-the-barrel’ heavy oils and slurry as it delivers on an...