Under a Processing Agreement with BPC, ERL processes crude oil imported by BPC and delivers the finished petroleum products to the other subsidiaries of BPC for marketing and distribution. ERL processes Arabian Light Crude (ALC) and Murban Crude, imported respectively from KSA and Abu Dhabi and produces 16 petroleum products. ERL also processes natural gas condensate to the tune of 100,000 MT/Yr as crude mix. ERL's operational and other activities are as follows :
Receives Crude Oil imported by BPC in ERL's own storage tanks.
Produces petroleum products by processing Crude Oil and transfer these to other subsidiaries of BPC (Padma Oil Company Limited (POCL), Jamuna Oil Company Limited (JOCL), Meghna Petroleum Limited (MPL) and LP Gas Limited) through pipe lines.
Receives imported motor gasoline and diesel in ERL's storage tanks and after necessary blending, transfers these as MS & HSD to marketing companies.
Operates Asphaltic Bitumen Plant and delivers the produced Bitumen to marketing companies.
Procures equipment, spares, chemical etc. in order to maintain continuous and smooth operation of the refinery.
Prepares and executes development projects essential for improvement of refinery operations.