Texas refinery repairs to take 3 weeks - Valero

29 January 2007 23:43  [Source: ICIS news]

HOUSTON (ICIS news)--Valero said on Monday a fire at its 245,000 bbl/day Texas refinery in Texas City will result in three weeks of repairs.

The Sunday fire resulted in the shutdown of a crude unit, a fluid catalytic cracking unit and alkylation unit.

The incident will result in about 67,500 bbls/day of lost gasoline production and 40,000 bbls/day of lost distillate production, according to an early company estimate.


By: Brian Balboa
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