TX: Shell Deer Park 63,000 B/D Coker Unit Shut

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Princeton, New Jersey, Aug. 3 (Bloomberg Energy)-- The
following refinery is confirmed to be undergoing unplanned

Company: Shell Deer Park Refining Co.
Location: Deer Park, Texas
Unit Type: Coker
Unit Capacity: 63,000 barrels a day
Output: 0 barrels a day
Event: The company said a line isolation device on the unit
failed during maintenance. The failure caused flaring
and hydrocarbon vapors to escape and forced the company
to shut the unit. The unit is expected to be shut for two
Duration: Aug. 3-Aug. 5, 2000
Source: Company Official
Company Confirmation: Yes


-- spider (spider0@usa.net), August 04, 2000

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