LLC «Severny Refinery»



LLC Severny Refinery

Severny Refinery was founded in July 2008 on the territory of one of the major oil and gas producing constituents of the Russian Federation - Orenburg Region, where most of the Russian oil (64%) and natural gas (91%) reserves are concentrated.


Today, Severny Oil Refinery is a modern, open, dynamic company heavily investing in the construction of new and upgrading of existing facilities and planning a diversified development of the production base in central Russia to improve the efficiency of natural resources utilization and increase the production of petroleum products meeting the highest quality standards by implementing the most cutting-edge deep conversion processes.


The Refinery occupies its rightful place among the largest players of the Russian oil refining industry, forming the Urals and West-Siberian oil refinery market, and is known far abroad.

Distinctive Features of Severny Refinery

- unique processing depth of 98% - all industry record. The enterprise ceased producing fuel oil and does not yield any oil residue, except target marketable coke for metallurgy;


- the first in Russia (in 35 years) private, independent of Vertical Integrated Oil Companies, commercial, constructed from the scratch oil refinery;


- connected to the oil trunk pipeline of Transneft, JSC with the total capacity of 7.2 MTPA with the increase up to 9 MTPA (specifications are given by Transneft, JSC);


- connected to the oil product (diesel) trunk pipeline of Transneft, JSC with the total capacity of 1.8 MTPA with a plan to increase up to 3 MTPA, that enables to sell it throughout Russia and abroad;


- the only oil-refining company in the Tyumen region and the Urals Federal District;


- conveniently located in the center of the Urals Federal District on a developed logistics network, which enables to market oil products on its territory and in adjacent Districts;


- has an opportunity to sell fuel to companies directly by loading road tankers of 5–30 tons.

Social Policy

The number of the company employees is continuously increasing due to the oil refinery development and the introduction of new process facilities. The policy pursued by the company management is focused on the social protection of the employees and creation of favorable work environment. Currently, there are about 2,000 employees at the company. This makes the development and improvement of the social and personnel policy one of the company priorities.


The above tasks are solved in active cooperation of both parties: the Company's management and the Council of Employees.

Social Policy Numbers

In 2016, Severny Refinery took the 1st place in the "Participation in solving social problems and corporate charity development" category at the regional stage of the All-Russian contest "Russian organization of high social efficiency". The contest results once again show that Severny Refinery ranks high in Orenburg region labor market. 

HR Policy

The company is focused on development of a step-by-step personnel motivation system as part of which the following local regulations have been developed and are applied: Collective Bargain Agreement, Regulations on incentives for the company employees as agreed upon with the company Board of Directors, Regulations on the «Best Professional» review contest, Regulations on mentoring and «The Best Mentor» contest, Regulations on labour saving activities, and others. 

The main instrument defining the payment and labor motivation system at Severny Refinery is the Collective Bargain Agreement which provides for workers not only incentive and compensation payments, social benefits, including financial aid, but additional leaves, rest days, excess of those stipulated by the labor legislation. 

The Collective Bargain Agreement establishes the procedure for annual indexation of salaries depending on the index of consumer prices for goods and services in Orenburg region (without autonomous districts). 


In addition, in order to improve the employees' motivation, efforts are focused on awarding the refinery workers at different levels. Every year, best workers of the refinery are nominated by the administration to state and departmental awards for their contribution to the development of the industry, high production figures, and labor merits. 

In 2016, to the Day of Oil and Gas Industry Workers, in connection with commissioning of the atmospheric residue deep conversion unit, to the City Day, to the anniversary of the refinery, 50 employees were awarded, 17 of which received awards from the Orenburg and Orenburg region administration, the Ministry of Energy, 27 employees were awarded in agreement with the refinery Board of Directors, 6 employees were awarded the title of «Honorary mentor». 


Since established, Severny Oil Refinery has placed high emphasis on the charity. The effective charity work is proved by the top position in the nomination “For the Participation in the Social Work and Development of the Corporate Charity” taken by Severny Oil Refinery in All-Russia Contest “The Russian Company of High Social Efficiency” following the results of 2015.  



The charity policy is based on the principles of targeted support, efficiency and regularity.


The main priorities of the charity policy are:

  • supporting and developing sports;

  • supporting and sponsoring children;

  • promoting educational and creativity programs;

  • supporting and sponsoring people with physical disabilities;

  • supporting and sponsoring member of the armed forces and their families;

  • caring for the Veterans of the Great Patriotic War.

LLC Severny Oil Refinery and Regional Non-Profit Organization Severny Group effectively cooperate in the sponsoring and development of the sports.  Jointly with the Federation of the Mixed Martial Arts of Orenburzhye, the companies sponsor, on a permanent basis, Chebenki Children's Home (Orenburg region), a public institution for children without parents. For example, a car was purchased for the Children’s Home. The company representatives regularly visit the Children’s Home and give presents to the birthday boys and girls.

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 Address. Orenburgskaya Oblast, s.Severnoye, ul.40 let Oktyabrya, 11 - 461670, Russian Federation

Tel. +7 495 740 9731

       +7 926 273 9736

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