BP restarts ultracracker at Texas City refinery in Texas

06 November 2012 15:21  [Source: ICIS news]

HOUSTON (ICIS)--BP has begun start-up activities on the ultracracker at its Texas City refinery in Texas, a notice with state regulators said on Tuesday.

The restart activities at the 475,000 bbl/day refinery would take place until 9 November, according to the filing with the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ).

The ultracracker experienced issues on 4 November that caused the unit to depressure to the flare system.  

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