The following table lists planned and unplanned
production outages at US refineries as reported by Dow
Jones Newswires. The information is compiled from both
official and unofficial refining sources and doesn't purport
to be a comprehensive list.
Valero reported the fluid catalytic cracking unit at its
Benicia refinery is back at planned rates after a brief outage
Tesoro reported a major unit startup at its Martinez, Calif.
refinery July 2.
Scheduled maintenance on a unit at
ExxonMobil's Torrance, Calif. refinery could cause flaring, the
company said July 1. The company said the scheduled work won't
Royal Dutch Shell reported flaring at its Martinez, Calif
refinery due to an unspecified unit upset June 27.
Citgo Petroleum said June 27 its Lemont, Ill., refinery has resolved "support
system disruptions" it experienced during storms, with no
Alon USA Energy reported maintenance being done at its Big
Springs, Texas, refinery in a filing with state regulators. The
company reported it is taking steps to repair a firebox leak
and reported emissions from the fluid catalytic
cracking unit's boiler.
Valero reported unplanned flaring at its Wilmington, Calif.,
refinery June 26 due to an issue
with the third-party hydrogen plant that supplies the refinery.
No material impact to production is expected.
Chevron started up a cogeneration unit at its Richmond,
Calif., refinery June 24. A Chevron official said in the filing
there was no emissions impact from the
Tesoro said June 25 that its Martinez, Calif., refinery is
operating normally. The company reported a major unit startup
at the facility June 23.
Chevron reported that its Richmond, Calif., refinery
experienced at least 10 minutes of flaring June 21 caused by
swapping hydrogen compressors.
The reconfigured CDU at BP's Whiting, Ind., refinery is in
the process of restarting, a person familiar with the refinery's operation said June
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