The history of the Company began in the early sixties of the XXth century when Mazowieckie Zakłady Rafineryjne i Petrochemiczne was established in Płock. In 1962 the Research Laboratory was set up and in 1966 it was transformed into the Design and Research Center.
The Centre pursued activities from 1st January 1972 on the basis of the Ordinance of the Ministry of Chemical Industry No. GM4D evidence number 30 of 5th April 1971. From that moment it was functioning as an integrated part of Mazowieckie Zakłady Rafineryjne i Petrochemiczne.
By virtue of the Act of 20th May 1986 on research-and-development units and the Order No. 50 / Org / 86 of the Minister of Chemical Industry of 24th March 1986, the Design and Research Center was registered as the Refining and Research Center of the Refining Industry in Płock in the District Court in Płock, No. OBR / 1. The period of activity of OBR PR was indefinite.
The act of commercialization – Notarial Deed of 29.06.2007 (Rep. 11503/2007) – transformed The Research and Development Center under the name of the Research and Development Center of the Refining Industry into the company under the name Research and Development Center of Refinery Industry S.A. (OBR S.A.).
In August 2016, the General Meeting of Shareholders of OBR S.A. adopted a resolution on the change of the Company?s business name into Warter Fuels S.A.
On 7th February 2017, the registration authority on the basis of the order published in the National Court Register among others: the change of the name and registered office of the company.