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Our refinery is facilitated with state-of-the-art manufacturing units that helps producing Specialty Petroleum products consisting of “PIONA” Paraffinic – Isomeric – Olefinic – Naphthanic – Aromatic Solvents, Oils & Allied Hydrocarbons.


Combination Vaccum And Atmospheric Distillation / Stripping Units

This Mini Refinery is equipped with top of the line State-of-art fractionating facilities comprising of semi continuous combination atmospheric / vacuum unit, Packed (forced circulation) production lines.


Catalytic Reaction

Semi continuous 13 catalytic reactors of 24 KL each are setup for Refining intermediate stripped products to achieve desired product quality.


Intermediate products Blending

Temperature / Pressure controlled 16 tanks of various capacity from 16 – 50 KL are setup for blending purpose.


Production Capacity

The total sanctioned capacity of the Refinery is 1,35,000.00 Mton per annum.


Tank Farm

Dedicated modern product storage facilities are setup of 3000 KL (A, B & C Class) with self adjust fitments to control pressure, vacuum.


Research & Development

Research & Development wing in back bone of Specialty Petroleum Industry, calibrated laboratory is setup in house comprising of following :

  • 1 unit of Refinery simulation process (detailed)

Chemical & Physical characteristics analysis:

  • Capillary & Gas Chromatography
  • Reid Vapour Pressure
  • Sulphur by Bomb
  • Calorific value by Bomb
  • Pour point (upto -70 deg C)
  • Acid & PH value
  • Saponification value
  • Colour (ASTM & SAYBOLT)
  • Density
  • Aniline Point
  • Aromatic Content
  • K.Viscosity
  • Boiling Range
  • Water & Moisture Content
  • Refractive Index
  • Drop Melting point
  • Consistency
  • Ultra Violet test
  • Readily Cabonisable substances
  • Solubility (Water & Chloroform)
  • Copper strip corrosion
  • Smoke point
  • Doctor test
  • Ageing Test
  • Stability Chamber for crucial formulations
  • ….etc


Fire Safety Station

Dedicated stand alone fire safety station is setup within the Refinery with automated monitors located at every sensitive zone, this safety station utilizes mix of Water, Foam, powders as per requirement.


Locational benefits

APPL is located in Santej – Gandhinagar (Kalol), this Refinery is logically setup where some of the worlds largest Refineries are located, dominating ports like Hazira, Kandla, Mundra etc with liquid storage facilities are available making the Raw material imports & Produced products exports movement and storage a hassle free process.