summer, Industrial Info
Resources said July 6. A
premium base-oil facility
was also being planned, co.
said in late Feb.
Exxon Baytown, TX 560.6 Extended period of scheduled Est.
maintenance at crude unit, End Oct
several hydrofiners and other
units starts week of Aug 22.
Return to normal operations
unclear, sources say work will
take two months to complete.
Flint Corpus $250 mln project for new Spring 2010
Hills Christi, TX diesel desulfurization,
sulfur recovery unit to begin
in Fall 2008. Construction
to last 18 months.
West FCCU to restart Aug. 16
after completing "urgent
was cut on Aug. 13 but
other parts of unit incl.
a boiler and wet gas
scrubber expected to continue
Motiva Port Arthur 285.0 Expansion project to increase 1Q
throughput capacity by 325,000 2012
b/d, to 610,000-b/d, slowed.
Completion now seen 1Q
2012, from 2010.
Valero Corpus 340.0 West Plant 50,000-b/d FCCU at
Christi, TX reduced rates since mid-Dec for
Valero Norco, LA 250.0 Hydrocracker project will pro- 2013
ceed and be completed in late
2013, the co. said on July 27.
FCCU will be revamped during 2Q
2Q of 2011, the co. said on 2011
Upgrade project to build 2012
a new diesel hydrotreater
unit moved from 2010 to
Valero Port Arthur 325.0 Hydrocracker project will pro- 2012
TX ceed and be completed in late
2012, the co. said on July 27.
Six coke drums will be re- 2011
placed in 2011.
77,000-b/d FCCU at reduced n/a
rates since mid-Dec for
Valero Sunray, TX 170.0 55,000-b/d FCCU at reduced n/a
rates since mid-Dec for
Expanded crude gather system 4Q
will increase available crude 2010
supplies to refinery by 4Q.
Murphy Meraux, LA 125.0 Plant operations returned to
normal after catalyst change
that lasted a couple of weeks,
Co. said Aug. 24. Production is
at about 120,000 b/d.
BP Toledo, OH 155.0 $400 million upgrade 2012
to start 2010.
CVR Coffeyville 115.0 New ultra low sulfur gasoline
KS unit will be brought online
in 2Q, co. said May 3.
Previous target was to have
unit up by end of 2010.
Valero Ardmore, OK 90.0 Plant-wide turnaround planned; 2011
work will impact 1Q 2011
Suncor Commerce 93.0 Planned work at reformer unit Fall
City, CO deferred to Fall 2010 from Feb 2010
28 start date.
BP Carson, CA 265.0 Planned flaring expected July Aug 8
21 through Aug 8.
Valero Benicia 170.0 Scrubber installation continues; 2010
CA work seen concluding by year-end,
the co. said on July 27.
Tesoro Golden Eagle 166.0 Major turnaround maintenance 2011
Martinez, CA deferred to 2011 from late
2009, the co. said Feb. 3.