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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oil_refinery

An oil refinery or petroleum refinery is an industrial process plant where crude oil is processed and refined into more useful products such as petroleum naphtha, ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_oil_refineries

This is a list of oil refineries. The Oil & Gas Journal also publishes a worldwide list of refineries annually in a country-by-country tabulation that includes for each ...

science.howstuffworks.com/environmental/energy/oil-refining.htm

Despite the dangers, oil refineries are essential to society in its current form. Learn how crude oil is converted into everything from butane to gasoline.

www.investopedia.com/terms/o/oil-refinery.asp

An industrial plant that refines crude oil into petroleum products such as diesel, gasoline and heating oils. Oil refineries essentially serve as the second stage in ...

www.eia.gov/Energyexplained/index.cfm?page=oil_refining

Most refineries focus on producing transportation fuels. On average, U.S. refineries produce, from a 42-gallon barrel of crude oil, about 20 to 19 gallons of motor ...

www.api.org/oil-and-natural-gas/wells-to-consumer/fuels-and-refining/refineries/how-refinery-works

Ever wondered how an oil refinery works? Now you can learn more about the technology involved in refining crude oil into the thousands of petroleum-based ...

www.hydrocarbons-technology.com/features/feature-top-ten-largest-oil-refineries-world

Sep 30, 2013 ... Jamnagar refinery is the world's largest oil refinery with an aggregate capacity of 1.24 million barrels per day (bpd). The refinery complex is ...

www.afpm.org/the-refinery-process

Generally, the simplest refineries consist of crude, vacuum, reforming and some ... Refining separates crude oil into components used for a variety of purposes, ...

pascagoula.chevron.com/abouttherefinery/whatwedo/processingandrefining.aspx

Chevron's Pascagoula Refinery processes 330,000 barrels (13.9 million gallons) of crude oil a day - an amount equivalent to the size of a football field covered ...