Power interruption shuts SRU at Valero Louisiana refinery

08 April 2013 21:29  [Source: ICIS news]

HOUSTON (ICIS)--A power interruption at Valero’s Meraux refinery in Louisiana resulted in the shutdown of its sulphur recovery unit (SRU), a company spokesman said on Monday.

The 125,000 bbl/day refinery shut the SRU on 5 April, according to a filing with the US National Response Center.

There were no other units affected, company spokesman Bill Day said. He did not specify a start-up date for the unit.

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