Downstream Refining Consulting

Whether you are looking to improve process optimization, reduce operational costs, or implement innovative technologies, Petrogenium is committed to delivering unparalleled results. Partner with us and unlock the full potential of your refining operations for a competitive edge in the ever-evolving energy landscape.

Tammo Beishuizen

Managing Partner

Our Downstream Refining services are based on our experiences obtained by servicing a large number of refineries in all parts of the world. Our consultants know exactly what it is like to be in your shoes. We assist refineries clients from solving ad-hoc problems to developing a long-term strategy.

Our team of seasoned professionals understands the challenges faced by refineries and offers tailored solutions to enhance efficiency, maximize productivity, and drive sustainable growth.

We provide guidance on everything from equipment selection to safety protocols, and we can help you navigate complex regulatory frameworks to ensure compliance with local and international standards.

Our services cover three areas:

1. Excellent Operations

– Troubleshooting/root cause analysis/incident investigation
– Process safety and HSE management
– Process unit monitoring, modeling & optimisation
– Unit availability and utilisation review
– Energy systems and utilities optimisation
– Turnaround readiness management
– Catalyst performance review
– Fouling abatement
– Corrosion inspection
– Furnace performance review
– Remote helpdesk support
– Coaching of young technologists
– On-site training for technologists and operators Management coaching

2. Business improvement

– Performance management
– Hydrocarbon margin improvement
– Energy & hydrocarbon loss review
– Hydrocarbon logistics improvement
– Crude oil supply optimisation
– Planning & scheduling process review
– LP facility model review
– Non-energy cash cost effectiveness program
– Workforce effectiveness review
– Energy efficiency improvement
– Working capital optimisation
– Coaching refinery management

3. Long-term strategy / License to operate

– Carbon and energy management
– Biofuels
– Strategic masterplanning
– Technical due diligence
– Re-structuring support