30 October 2012 21:30 [Source: ICIS news]
(adds details throughout)
HOUSTON (ICIS)--Crews have extinguished the fire that started in a hydrotreating unit at the BP refinery in Texas City, Texas, the company said on Tuesday.
The fire caused the company to shut down the resid hydrotreater, but the rest of the refinery continued to operate, BP said.
No injuries were reported, the company said.
BP’s Texas City refinery has a capacity of 475,000 bbl/day.
For the latest chemical news, data and analysis that directly impacts your business sign up for a free trial to ICIS news - the breaking online news service for the global chemical industry.
Get the facts and analysis behind the headlines from our market leading weekly magazine: sign up to a free trial to ICIS Chemical Business.
|ICIS news FREE TRIAL|
|Get access to breaking chemical news as it happens.|
|ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX)|
|ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX). Download the free tabular data and a chart of the historical index|
Asian Chemical Connections