Valero restores power at Corpus Christi refinery after outage

22 January 2013 17:52  [Source: ICIS news]

HOUSTON (ICIS)--US refiner Valero has restored power after a brief outage at its Corpus Christi refinery’s west plant in Texas on Tuesday morning, a company spokesperson confirmed on Tuesday.

The 200,000 bbl/day refinery quickly restored power to normal levels, and there was no material impact to production.

The Corpus Christi refinery is currently undergoing a turnaround on its heavy oil cracker.

“The turnaround on the heavy oil cracker was not affected and remains under way,” said Valero’s spokesman Bill Day.

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