Shell restarts Texas cracker after planned maintenance

28 November 2011 17:15  [Source: ICIS news]

HOUSTON (ICIS)--Shell has restarted its Deer Park olefins cracker in Texas, which was off line for a turnaround, market sources said on Monday.

The 835,000 tonne/year unit was taken down on 10 October.

The facility was restarted on Friday, according to information in the market.

A Shell spokesperson did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

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