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LyondellBasell Shuts Down Unit at Houston Refinery After Fire

Houston Refining LP, a subsidiary of LyondellBasell (NYSE:LYB) (Rotterdam, The Netherlands), was forced to shut down its 57,000-barrel-per-day (BBL/d) Delayed Coker 737…

Houston | Lyondell | Refinery Outage | Unplanned Refinery Outages

Industrial Info

Mon Oct 17 2016

Ethlyene Unit Maintenance Turnaround Updates

IIR Energy has reported on some key planned and unplanned ethylene cracker turnarounds as seen below. Westlake Petrochemicals is currently in the process of restarting…

Ethylene | Petrochemical | Lyondell | Dow Chemical | Olefins | Petrochemical Turnarounds

Industrial Info

Mon Jul 25 2016

LyondellBasell Shuts Down Unit at Houston Refinery After Fire

Houston Refining LP, a subsidiary of LyondellBasell (NYSE:LYB) (Rotterdam, The Netherlands), was forced to shut down its 57,000-barrel-per-day (BBL/d) Delayed Coker 737 Unit at its at its 265,000-BBL/d refinery in Houston, Texas, due to a fire on Saturday, October 15. Officials estimate repairs will take about three weeks to complete. The cause of the fire »

Ethlyene Unit Maintenance Turnaround Updates

IIR Energy has reported on some key planned and unplanned ethylene cracker turnarounds as seen below. Westlake Petrochemicals is currently in the process of restarting its 1.25 Billion Lbs/yr Petro 1 Ethylene unit located at the Sulphur, Louisiana plant. The unit was shut down on April 17th, 2016 to perform a planned maintenance turnaround and tie-ins for an »