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More Work for U.S. Refineries Means More Turnarounds

Crude oil inventories in the U.S. have slumped to their lowest levels in more than three years, fueled by high exports and near-record refinery…

Refining | Refinery Outage | Refinery Outages | Crude Oil Market | Oil | Oil & Gas

William Ploch

Thu Jul 12 2018

IIR Energy - U.S. Crude Runs Rise Over 17.2 BBL/d as Refinery Maintenance Turnarounds Drops

U.S. crude runs have marched above 17.2 million barrels per day as overall refinery maintenance is dwindling into the summer season. PADD 3…

Refinery Outage | Refinery Maintenance | Refinery Turnarounds | IIR Energy

Industrial Info

Thu Jul 13 2017

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

Key Global Refinery Maintenance Outage Updates

Petro San Felix remains on schedule to perform a 60-day planned plant-wide turnaround in early October 2016 at its 160,000 b/d Petro San…

Refinery Outage | Refinery Turnaround | Maintenance | Crude Oil | IIR Energy | FCCU | Gasoline

Industrial Info

Tue Aug 09 2016

IIR Energy - Motiva Experiences Unplanned Outage To Cat Cracker Unit At Louisiana Refinery

Motiva has begun shut down procedures on their 112,000 b/d RCCU (Cat Cracker) due to multiple leaks discovered on the unit at its…

Refinery Turnaround | Refinery Outage | Shutdown | Motiva | Louisiana | Shell

Industrial Info

Sat Jul 23 2016

More Work for U.S. Refineries Means More Turnarounds

Crude oil inventories in the U.S. have slumped to their lowest levels in more than three years, fueled by high exports and near-record refinery performance. The massive influx of business means many refineries will need to undergo maintenance-related turnarounds--many of them unplanned--to stay in shape. Industrial Info is tracking more than $3 billion in planned turnarounds at Petroleum Refining »

IIR Energy - U.S. Crude Runs Rise Over 17.2 BBL/d as Refinery Maintenance Turnarounds Drops

U.S. crude runs have marched above 17.2 million barrels per day as overall refinery maintenance is dwindling into the summer season. PADD 3 crude runs increased by 84,000 barrels per day (BBL/d), as a crude distillation unit (CDU) outage in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and a fluid catalytic cracking unit (FCCU) outage in Beaumont, Texas, were resolved. »

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 »

Key Global Refinery Maintenance Outage Updates

Petro San Felix remains on schedule to perform a 60-day planned plant-wide turnaround in early October 2016 at its 160,000 b/d Petro San Felix Venezuela Crude Upgrader. Units will resume activities by the end of November, 2016. Par Hawaii Refining LLC is in the process of completing a planned plant wide maintenance turnaround at its 75,000 b/ »

IIR Energy - Motiva Experiences Unplanned Outage To Cat Cracker Unit At Louisiana Refinery

Motiva has begun shut down procedures on their 112,000 b/d RCCU (Cat Cracker) due to multiple leaks discovered on the unit at its 240,000 b/d Norco, Louisiana refinery. Affect to other units are currently unknown. IIR Energy continues to monitor the situation for any return date changes. For more information on a return date for the »