Aconcagua Concon Refinery

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Summary Information

Ownership: ENAP (RPC) Website: Location: Aconcagua, Chile Capacity: 5.0 million tons/annum & 100,000 bbl/day Nelson Complexity:

Refining Units

Topping and Vacuum I, Topping and Vacuum II, Visbreaking, Catalytic Cracking, Continuous Reformation, Smooth Hydrocracking (two plants), Hydro-desulfurization of diesel and gasoline, Alquilation, Solvents, Sulfuric Acid, Isomerization, DIPE (jointly owned with Éteres y Alcoholes S.A.), Sulfur (jointly with Petrosul S.A.) and Hydrogen (jointly with AGA), Delayed Coker Complex (jointly with Enercón). - 20,000 bpd Terminal Capacity Crude Oil: Refined Products: Crude Supply Heavy South American Crudes Products Produced Gasoline, Diesel, Sulphur Ongoing Projects A new Alkylation unit is being installed by Tecnicas Reunidas The project includes a Sulphuric Acid Alkylation Plant of 1,000 m3/day capacity a Selective Diolefin Saturation Plant of 1,000 m3/day capacity a Butane Isomerisation Plant of 478 m3/day capacity and a Sulphuric Acid Regeneration Plant of 50 MTPD capacity Other Information -


  • 1955 - Refinery commissioned
  • 2001 - Foster Wheeler Signs Letter of Agreement for Coker Project
  • 2007 - Delayed Coker commissioned
  • 2012 - Alkylation unit commissioned


  1. ENAP Refining Page
  2. Dupont Refinery Project References
  3. Foster Wheeler Delayed Cokers
  4. Foster Wheeler Signs Letter of Agreement With ENAP for a $300 Million Chilean Coker Project
  5. Foster Wheeler Wins New Delayed Coker Complex for ENERCON in Chile
  6. High-grade fuels for Chile
  7. Alkilation Unit - ENAP
  8. Refinería de Aconcagua (Chile) Delayed Coker Complex