OCI restarting Texas methanol unit after motor failure

15 October 2013 17:00  [Source: ICIS news]

HOUSTON (ICIS)--OCI has begun restarting its Texas methanol unit after a short outage that occurred on 13 October, a plant official said on Tuesday.

OCI reported a motor failure at its Beaumont plant in a state filing on Monday. The failure caused the methanol compressor to trip down and opened vents in the reformer.

Plant management said the restart began Monday afternoon.

By: Lane Kelley
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