Planned major maintenance turnaround at the Naantali refinery
Scheduled major maintenance turnaround was carried out at Neste Oil's Naantali refinery during spring 2012. The turnaround began in April and lasted a total of around six weeks, and it will help ensure the refinery's good performance for the next four to six years. The refinery’s previous major turnaround took place in 2006.
Around 2,000 pieces of equipment were overhauled and various process furnaces and other equipment replaced during the turnaround. The turnaround and related investment projects cost approx. EUR 60 million in all. A total of around 1,000 people took part in the turnaround, of which 700 were contractors' employees. The approximated amount of working hours was 360 000.