Trip to the Oil Refinery

a) Objectives:

  • – To explain the participants the importance of Oil Industry in the current world and its influence on environment.
  • – Procedures of transforming oil into different products.
  • – The involvement of oil industry in keeping the environment and the techniques used to restore polluted areas.

b) Product: A photo- reportage

CEPSA (Compañía Española de Petróleos, S.A.U.) is an integrated energy company operating at every stage of the oil value chain, with more than 10,000 employees.It is engaged in petroleum and natural gas exploration and production activities; refining, the transport and sale of crude oil derivatives; petrochemicals, gas and electricity.Cepsa is Spain’s fourth largest industrial group in terms of turnover, and has been in the market for more than 80 years. Thanks to its flexibility and ability to adapt, Cepsa has become a benchmark company in its sector in Spain. Through progressive internationalisation of its activities, it also has business interests in Algeria, Brazil, Canada, Colombia,Panama, Peru and Portugal and sells its products all over the world.