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Recope's Moín refinery expansion Cancelled

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Early Works
Current Stage: Early design & engineering
Start: 12/2011
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The Moín refinery expansion project will increase capacity to 60,000b/d from 20,000-25,000b/d. The overhaul will also help produce cleaner fuels, such as low-sulfur content diesel and low-benzene content gasoline. The project would cover domestic demand.

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Key Specs

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Recope's Moín refinery expansion
Project Type
Downstream, Refineries
Development Phase
Early design & engineering
Project Status
Project Capacity
65,000  b/d (barrels per day)  Refineries
US$ 1.5bn

Recope's Moín refinery is located 110km east of San José and 6.5km west of the coastal town of Limón.

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