12 January 2010 23:01 [Source: ICIS news]
The rat shorted out the power train on the No 2 FCC at around 21:00 hours Houston time (3:00 GMT) on 11 January, causing the unit to shut down, according to a filing with the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ).
“Once wiring repairs are completed, [the] unit will be restarted,” the filing said.
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