01 February 2012 18:31 [Source: ICIS news]
BOGOTA (ICIS)--Ecopetrol’s Barrancabermeja refinery, the largest in Colombia, will start a planned turnaround in March, a source familiar with the refinery’s operations said on Wednesday.
The turnaround on the U2.000 refinery, will begin around 1 March and is planned to end on 24 March, the source said.
Ecopetrol last performed maintenance on a cracking unit at the refinery and petrochemical complex in September.
The complex produces 75% of the domestic supply of gasoline, fuel oil and diesel, as well as 70% of petrochemical products for the domestic market, according to the company.
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