Chevron Completes Repairs to Fire-Damaged Crude Unit
Crude unit restarted this week at Pascagoula Refinery in Mississippi
SAN RAMON, Calif., Feb. 14, 2008 – Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) today announced that it has restarted production at the crude unit damaged by a fire last summer at the Pascagoula Refinery. The fire occurred Aug. 16 at the Mississippi refinery's No. 2 crude unit. As part of the rebuild, the company completed modifications to improve the unit's reliability and safety.
Chevron Corporation is one of the world's leading integrated energy companies with subsidiaries that conduct business across the globe. The company's success is driven by the ingenuity and commitment of approximately 59,000 employees who operate across the energy spectrum. Chevron explores for, produces and transports crude oil and natural gas; refines, markets and distributes transportation fuels and other energy products and services; manufactures and sells petrochemical products; generates power and produces geothermal energy; and develops and commercializes the energy resources of the future, including biofuels and other renewables. Chevron is based in San Ramon, Calif. More information about Chevron is available at www.chevron.com.
Updated: February 2008