COMPARING PHYSICO-CHEMICAL PROPERTIES OF OIL FIELDS OF NIGERIA AND UKRAINE

Olufemi Babatunde1, Sergyi Boichenko1, Petro Topilnytskyy2, Victoria Romanchuk2
Affiliation: 
1 National Aviation University, 1, Komarova Ave., office 1.402, 03058 Kyiv, Ukraine 2 Lviv Polytechnic National University, 12, Bandery St., 79013 Lviv, Ukraine topoil@lp.edu.ua
DOI: 
https://doi.org/10.23939/chcht11.02.220
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Abstract: 
The problem of crude oil deficit for Ukrainian refineries has been considered. To solve this problem the import of crude from Nigeria has been proposed. Physico-chemical properties of Nigerian oils, namely their fractional composition, potential yield of light fractions were investigated and compared with physico-chemical characteristics of Ukrainian crude oils. The possibility of Nigerian oils processing at JSC “Ukrtatnafta” (Ukraine) was grounded.
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