Ortona, Italy. On a warm day of August, the first two Catalytic Refomer Reactors, commissioned by the client company Fluor Tesoro for the Marathon Anacortes plant in Washington (USA), were shipped.

These particular components, characterized by a spherical central section, weigh about 60 tons each and measure 9 meters long by 6 meters high and 6 meters width.

It took 10 months for the construction of the first two – out of five – reactors.