See The Making Of Africa’s Biggest Oil Refinery, Dangote Refinery (PHOTOS)
It is no news that the Dangote Refinery is an oil refinery owned by the Dangote Group and it is still under construction in Lekki, Nigeria. When complete, it will have the capacity to process about 650,000 barrels per day of crude oil, making it the largest single-train refinery in the world. He has so far invested over 7 billion US dollars.
The refinery is situated on a 6,180 acres (2,500 hectares) site at the Lekki Free Zone, Lekki, Lagos State. It will process about 650,000 barrels of crude oil daily, transported via pipelines from oil fields in the Niger Delta, where natural gas will also be sourced to supply the fertilizer factory and be used in electrical generation for the refinery complex. The project is expected to cost up to $15 billion in total, with $10 billion invested in the refinery, $2.5 billion in the fertilizer factory, and $2.5 billion in pipeline infrastructure.
Dangote refinery is a 650,000 barrels per day (BPD) integrated refinery and petrochemical project under construction in the Lekki Free Zone near Lagos, Nigeria. It is expected to be Africa’s biggest oil refinery and the world’s biggest single-train facility, upon completion in 2020.
The integrated refinery and petrochemical project is expected to generate 9,500 direct and 25,000 indirect jobs.
AutoReportNG got images from the site of the refinery which has lots of workers from different countries around the world working on this site, we bring to you the workings from the site in Lagos.
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