US Valero starts FCC turnaround at Corpus Christi refinery

18 January 2013 16:49  [Source: ICIS news]

HOUSTON (ICIS)--US refiner Valero has started a planned turnaround at its Corpus Christi refinery in Texas, a company spokesman confirmed on Friday.

The 200,000 bbl/day refinery will undergo a turnaround on its gasoline-making fluid catalytic cracking (FCC) unit, which is expected to last approximately six weeks.

Valero started an eight-week turnaround on the FCC at its Texas City refinery in Texas on 10 January.

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