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P66’s Sweeny refinery has plant-wide outage
HOUSTON, May 22, 2016 (PCW) -– P66’s Sweeny refinery saw a plant-wide outage Saturday evening, according to a TCEQ filing.
“A plant-wide power failure caused by a third party resulted in the shutdown of multiple process units,” the filing stated.
“Once power was restored, plant personnel worked to restore the process untis to steady state and reduce flaring,” the filing continued.
The refinery has a capacity of 247,000 b/d. The units affected included the 187,000 b/d crude recovery unit, 50,100 b/d gasoil hydrotreater, 78,000 b/d fluid catalytic cracker, 100,000 b/d fractionator and 10,400 b/d aromatics unit, according to the filing. -- Samantha Hartke
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