Alkhasli, E.

SOCAR Turkey Enerji, Istanbul, Turkey

Emil Alkhasli was previously Deputy Director in SOCAR’s Downstream Projects Management department. He has more than 10 yr of experience in executing and managing downstream projects in all phases of execution. He has been involved in the development of SOCAR’s OGPC, HAR and Azerikimya PU modernization projects, as well as other downstream projects. He recently moved to SOCAR Turkey Energy, and acts as PMO Director to oversee and manage new projects.

Technical considerations for the Heydar Aliyev refinery revamp

Alkhasli, E., SOCAR Turkey Enerji; Baerends, M., Baars, F., Fluor Energy and Chemicals; Khidirov, B., SOCAR; Asgar-zadeh, S., Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences

The following case study describes the early development phases of SOCAR’s ongoing major revamp project at the Heydar Aliyev Refinery (HAR) in Baku, Azerbaijan, and its interface with the associated Azerikimya (AZK) steam cracking complex near Sumgait. References are made to the related SOCAR polymer project in Sumgayit, as well.