Landulpho Alves RLAM Refinery

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Summary Information

Brief Description

  • Landulpho Alves is the second largest Brazilian refinery and is high complexity

Refining Units

  • Atmospheric Distillation
  • Vacuum Distillation
  • Residue Fluid Catalytic Cracking (RFCC)
  • Diesel DHT Units

Terminal Capacity

  • Crude Oil:
  • Refined Products:

Crude Supply


Products Produced

  • LPG, Gasoline, Kerosene, Fuel Oil, Asphalt
  • The refinery is the only Brazilian producer of food grade, a type of paraffin used for making, among others, chocolates and chewing gum, and of ­n-paraffins, an oil product used as feedstock in the production of biodegradable detergents.



Other Information



  • 1950 - Refinery commissioned
  • 1998 - A new distillation unit expanded installed capacity to 305,000 barrels per day
  • 2008 - Techint awarded contract for construction of 2 Diesel HDT units
  • 2019 - Privatisation process launched


  1. Refinery webpage
  2. Tecna Oil And Gas Processing References
  3. Toyo Refinery References
  4. New contract with Petrobras
  5. Petrobras starts binding phase of refineries