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First Delivery Arrived to STAR, The Latest and Most Modern Refinery in Europe

By 10 January 2019 September 19th, 2019 No Comments

Vastas started to deliver the 1700 pieces lot to Star Refinery. For this lot, which includes over a thousand type of different items, Vastas created a project team. The delivery and acceptance tests of these mostly tailor-made valves are expected to continue until January 2020.
SOCAR Turkey Aegean Refinery (STAR) is a private-sector founded refinery investment in Petkim Peninsula in Aliağa, Turkey. It is a “High Complexity High Conversion Oil Refinery” with 10 million tons per year crude oil processing capacity. The total storage capacity of 1.640.000 m3 with 63 tanks. Star Refinery is a very important project for Turkey, as its expected to reduce the current account deficit of imports, by meeting the 25% of refined petroleum product needs.
Vastas proved to be a solution partner for refineries since 1980s, with references over 20 refinery projects. It is a one stop shop for all valve and actuator needs; starting from product selection, design and production, it exceeds its after sales services of maintenance and repair including all brands.