The production capacity of the Kaduna Refinery has been increased to 60 per cent after recent repairs, a top management official of the refinery has said.
The Managing Director of the Kaduna Refinery and Petro-Chemical Company, Saidu Mohammed, said that there were efforts to push production capacity to between 80 to 90 per cent before the second quarter of 2016.
According to him, a second phase of the rehabilitation exercise, which is ongoing in the plant, has been completed.
“We have carried out overhaul of all major compressors in the plant. Others are awaiting the arrival of some spare parts, but they are all in order to increase the capacity…”